Is Buakaw a monk now?
Among fans and friends, the 35-year-old fighter had a hair-shaving ceremony and became a monk this morning at Bang Waek Temple in Phasi Charoen area. In a statement published on his official Facebook page, Buakaw also asked for forgiveness from those he had done wrong — a tradition for those entering the monkhood.
Is buakaw still active?
Pramuk Gym, in Bangkok, Thailand, under the ring name Buakaw Por….
|Fighting out of||Surin, Thailand|
|Team||Por. Pramuk Gym (1997–2012) Banchamek Gym (2012–present)|
|Trainer||Lt. Teerawat Yioyim|
When did Buakaw win the K-1 World Championship?
At the K-1 World MAX 2013 World Championship Tournament Final 4 in Baku, Azerbaijan, on February 23, 2014, he beat Lee Sung-Hyun by unanimous decision in the semi-finals. Buakaw beat Victor Nagbe via unanimous decision at Combat Banchamek in Surin, Thailand, on April 14, 2014.
When did Buakaw Banchamek win his second world title?
In the 2006 K-1 MAX World Grand Prix, Buakaw again faced Andy Souwer in the finals but this time defeated Souwer by TKO with a flurry of punches; thereby winning his second K-1 World MAX title and becoming the first man to win such title twice.
How tall is Buakaw Banchamek and how much does she weigh?
Ekaterina Vandaryeva is a Belarusian kickboxer who began kickboxing at age 16. In 2010, she had become a champion of the International Federation of Muay Thai Amateur World Championships. Buakaw doesn’t have any children. Banchamek weighs about 70kg (155 lb). Buakaw is 5′ 8½” (1.74 m) tall.
When did Buakaw return to kickboxing in China?
Buakaw made his return to legitimate fighting with a decision win over Dong Wen Fei in a three-round kickboxing match at MAX Muay Thai 3 in China on August 10, 2013.