So he is the one who fought with different martial art technique fighters like Buakaw fought with kickboxers, Shaolin masters, and many more.
As you know how famous Buakaw is in the Muay Thai world. For those of you who don’t know about him here’s a little quick introduction of himself.
Who is Buakaw Banchamek
Sombat Banchamek a.k.a Buakaw Banchamek was born on May 8, 1982, is a muay thai kickboxer. Buakaw has won lots of championships.
He started his fighting career at the age of eight and started training under some very professional fighters.
Damtamin Kiat-anan was his first fight name. In Bangkok, Buakaw has collected a lot of championship belts.
Buakaw was a champion in the K-1 MAX World championship against the victory of John Wayne Parr, Takayuki Kohiruimaki, and previous champion Masato in the final round.
Buakaw fought multiple legendry kickboxers in his entire fighting career.
African Kickboxers Who Fought Buakaw
Buakaw has fought with multiple kickboxers in his life, but he only fought two African kickboxers (as per my research).
The two were very good kickboxers with high experience in mixed martial arts.
1. Andy Ologun
This was a very exciting fight, with both respective to each other. The aggressive kicks of Buakaw changed the match.
Andy Ologun was also very aggressive and furious during the match. He is a Nigerian professional boxer, mixed martial artist, kickboxer.
At the end of the match, Buakaw wins by Decision, and Andy was very respective towards Buakaw. So it was a really good battle between them.
2. Malik Watson-Smith
In this fight Bukaw was very dominant, He throws some very brutal power kicks towards malik. And in the whole match, Buakaw takes the whole control.
Malik is also a very good mixed martial artist. And also live a long time in Thailand for training and making a living out of it.
And he can speak fluently in the Thai Language. At the end of the match, Malik gets knocked out by Buakaw power punches.
And Buakaw won that match against an African kickboxer.
Buakaw also appears in quite a few movies. in 2006 Buakaw co-starred in a martial arts movie called “Yamada: The Samurai of Ayothaya” based on the life of Yamada Nagamasa.
He has done four movies:-
- Yamada: The Samurai of Ayothaya
- Crazy Crying Lady
- Buakaw – Boxer, Legend, Legacy
- Thong Dee Fun Khao
He has multiple records in his entire fighting career. His muay thai record is he wins 239 matches and has 24 losses and his 12 matches were draw.