Interview of JOMTHONG CHUWATTANA by Serge TREFEU (2009)
Serge TREFEU: Hello, how are you?
JOMTHONG CHUWATTANA: Very well
How old are you?
I have 20 years old
You come of what region of Thailand?
I come from Yasothon, a city near Roi Et in the region of Isaan (Northeast of the country)
Have you brothers and sisters?
I have two older brothers
Your brothers are fighters?
Yes moreover one of my older brothers Jemthong train here to the camp Chuwattana
Do you were a brawler when you were a child?
At the school I was very a brawler…
You began the boxing at which age?
At about 8 years
Your first fight you made him for which age?
From 8 years!
Are you gained?
Yes win on points…
How did you discover the boxing?
My father is a passionate person of boxing, it is him who introduced us my brothers and me
In what camp you began Muay Thai?
It was to the camp Loupendoï which is in my native region
How much you made of fight for this camp?
More than 100 fights …
At what age you came to Chuwattana Gym?
In 19 years I came to Chuwattana. It has been year whom I am here. Before I also stayed 3 years in another camp in Buriram (Region Isaan)
Have you your personal room in Chuwattana Gym?
Not I share my room with the other boxers. We are several in the same room
In what category you fight today?
– 57 kg
What are the titles which you gained?
I won the belt of Radja – 57 kg in 2007 and World Champion WBC’s belt in 2008!
It was against which opponent?
twice it was against Anuwat Kaewsamrit!
How much have you make of fights, how much have you of victory and defeat?
I have made 200 fights. 167 wins. 30 Losses and 3 draws
You gained many fights by Knock Out?
Not too approximately about twenty
You have which style of boxing?
I am fimeuu (technician)
Your hardest fight it was against which opponent?
My fight against Anuwat for the belt of Radja, I won at points but I suffered a lot. Anuwat is very powerful with his fists…
What is your best memory of boxing?
When I gained my belt of Radja in front of Anuwat, I beat the best of my category!
What are the known fighters whom you faced these last years?
Anuwat (2 wins), Seanchai (lose), Jaroenchaï (win), Tuktatong (win), Sakeddao (1 win), Petboonchu (lose), Fahmaï (win)…
You have already fought abroad?
Yes twice in Japan, I gained both fights
It was in Kick boxing or in Muay Thai?
It was in Muay Tai
Would you like to fight in France?
Yes I would like very much going to fight abroad in France or somewhere else. I hope that my promoter will soon find me fights abroad…
Do you know French boxers?
I don’t know many foreign boxers
Who is for you the nakmuay best foreigner?
I would say in the time Ramon Dekkers and today Australian John Wayne Parr
Who is your promoter?
Mister Chujarean Raveearamwong (owner of the Chuwattan Gym)
Who is for you the best boxer at present in Thailand?
It is Seanchai Sor Kingstar
You have already faced him?
Yes we are moreover met to us for the title of “Best fighter of the year” in the stadium of Lumpinee. And Seanchai gained…
What technique do you like most?
All the techniques of Muay Thai, I am a fimeuu
Your next fight it is for when?
I make revenge against Sakeddao the champion of the Radja in the stadium of Radja
You have already beaten him?
Yes the last year
What would you like to make after the boxing?
I do not know too much still, I am young at the moment I fight…
Thank you for the interview and chookdee for your fight
Jomthong Chuwattana makes left at present the best champions of the Thai circuit. This young redoubtable fighter beat the best in his category in 2007 and 2008, being just defeated before the star Seanchai. This year of 2009 Jomthong seems less good shape because he has just lost in front of young champion of the Lumpinee Petboonchu, also against the current champion of the Radja Sakeddao whom he had already beaten and against Nong O. Sit Or (N°1 of the stadium TV7 and the stadium of Omnoi). But he beat in points Fahmaï the current champion of the TV7 and has especially just won again a belt of Radja in front of Sitisak Petsupapan!
Jomthong did not stop making speak about him. Moreover French will have the opportunity to discover him soon because he is programmed in the big event of November 28th in Lyon (A1 World Combat Cup), Jomthong will defend its belt WBC in front of one of our best champions of our country, Albert Veera Chey, the current champion of Europe!
Weight: 57 Kg
Number of fights: 200 fights. 167 wins. 30 losses and 3 draws.
Team: Chuwattana Gym
Title: World Champion WBC. Twice Radja Champion
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