Buakaw Por Pramuk

Sunday, September 9, 2012

Buakaw Banchamek

Buakaw, known as Buakaw Por. Pramuk (Thai:บัวขาว ป. ประมุข), is a Thai MuayThai kickboxer. He won the  Omnoi Stadium Lightweight  title ,  along with the WMC  Super-Welterweight World champion and  WMC World Junior Middleweight champion . He is considered one of the best  Muay Thai fighters in the world.K-1 ,he  is a two time 20042006 K-1 World MAX champion.

last update on:January 21,2012
Buakaw Banchamek
บัวขาว บัญชาเมฆ

kickboxing record
By KO1
BornSombat Banchamek
May 8, 1982 (age 30)
Surin Province, Thailand
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8 1⁄2 in)
Weight69.5 kg (153 lb; 10.94 st)
StyleMuay Thai
TeamPor. Pramuk Gym(1997-2012)
TrainerJood Por. Pramuk
Years active(1990-2012)

Biography and career

Buakaw started learning Muay Thai when he was 8 years old. he has been with the Por. Pramuk Gym when he was 15.This is the reason Buakaw's ring name was "Buakaw Por. Pramuk".Buakaw won the title of Omnoi stadium championship at  Featherweight when he was 18 and won the tile of Onnoi stadium championship at light weight in 2001.


Buakaw was the 2004 K-1 MAX World champion beating John Wayne Parr, Takayuki Kohiruimaki and  Masato in the finals.In 2005, He defeated  Jadamba Narantungalag and Albert Kraus but lost the extra round decision to Andy Souwer in the finals with Split. In the 2006 , Buakaw again faced Andy Souwer in the finals, but this time defeated Souwer by TKO , thereby winning his second K-1 World MAX title and becoming the first man to win K-1 World MAX title twice.In 2007,Buakaw lost to Masato by unanimous decision at the K-1 World MAX 2007 quarterfinals.Buakaw faced Giorgio Petrosyan for the WMC World Super Welterweight Championship on May 19 at K-1 Fighting Network Scandinavian Qualification 2007 in Stockholm, Sweden. After five rounds of fighting, the bout was ruled a draw and Buakaw retained his title.


  • 2011 Thai Fight Tournament champion (-70 kg)
  • 2011 WMC World Junior Middleweight champion
  • 2010 Shoot Boxing S-Cup World champion
  • 2009 WMC/MAD Muaythai World champion
  • 2006 K-1 World MAX champion
  • 2006 WMC Super-Welterweight World champion
  • 2005 S-1 Super-Welterweight World champion
  • 2005 K-1 World MAX 2005 Finalist
  • M.T.A World Muay Thai Champion
  • 2004 K-1 World MAX champion
  • 2003 KOMA GP Lightweight champion
  • 2002 Toyota Muay Thai marathon tournament 140 lb. class winner
  • Omnoi Stadium Lightweight champion
  • 2001 Professional Boxing Association of Thailand Featherweight champion
  • Omnoi Stadium Featherweight champion

 Kickboxing Record
Legend:       Win       Loss       Draw/No contest       Notes

Buakaw Links:

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Buakaw Por. Pramuk official site (in Japanese)
Por. Pramuk Gym official site
Official K-1 site
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