Interview of KHAIMUKDAM SIT O
by Serge TREFEU (2010)
Serge TREFEU: Hello, how are you, in shape?
KHAIMUKDAM SIT O: Yes very well
How old are you?
I am 23 years old
You come of what region of the Thailand?
I was born to Prakonchai who is 60 km of Buriram in Isaan (northeast)
You have brothers and sisters?
We are four children in the family
you have brothers who make of the boxing?
Yes but they did not make a career in the boxing as me…
You began the boxing at which age?
In 10 years
How you discovered the boxing?
It is my father who made me discover the boxing, he trained me and it‘s him who took me to make my first fights…
Your first fight you made him for which age?
You began Muay Thai in which camp?
At first at the house with my father then I went to the camp Sit O when I was 15 years old
Since how long you are in Sit O?
It is going to make soon eight years…
You have a room in the camp?
Yes I have a room here
In what category you fight?
In 122 lbs (55 kg)
What are the titles which you gained?
I gained the belt of Radja in 115 lbs in 2009
How much have you make of fights, how much have you of victory and defeat?
I have 150 fights. 120 wins. 38 Losses and 2 Draws
In what stadium of Bangkok you most fought?
In the stadium of Radja I have make 40 fights. In Lumpinee I fought 9 times and 1 time in the stadium of Omnoi
You gained many fights by KO?
Not very just five victories by KO
You have which style of boxing?
I am Muay Khao (with knees)
What was so far your hardest fight?
Against Tongchai Tor. Silachai in Radja, him my opened with an elbow on the top of the eyelid. I was at the hospital after the fight because the wound was too important…
Your best memory of boxing until today?
My victory against Chatchainoi Kardenseeview in Radja, one year ago. He was given favourites and I beat him. It is one of the best of my category, he was a Radja champion in 112 lbs and in 115 lbs!
What are the known Thai fighters that you faced?
Chatchanoi (1 victory, 1 defeat), Tongchai (1 victory, 1 defeat), Visanlek (victory), Phettawee (defeat), Pudpadnoi Muangsima (2 defeats), Rungruanlek (defeat), Kangkhenleg (victory)…
You have already fought abroad?
You would like to go to fight abroad for example in France?
Yes of course…
You know French boxers?
I do not know too much the foreign boxers
For you who is the best nakmuay foreigner?
I know only Skarbowsky who was very strong, he often fought in Radja…
The best Thai boxer at present it is who for you?
It is Seanchai Sor Kingstar!
Who is your promoter?
Chujarean Raveearamwong (Chuwattana) and Songchai
What technique you love most in fight?
The knocks of knees, all the techniques with knees I like!
You make a good living with the boxing?
I begin to have good purses but still not enough to buy my house…
What is your purse today?
55 000 bahts
Your next fight it is for when?
March 23rd against Prab Riflorniachaona in Lumpinee
What would you like to make after the boxing?
I do not know too much still, can be to trainer…
Thank you and chookdee for your fight!
Thank you very much
Khaimukdam gained his fight against Prab Riflorniachaona. He lost the revenge in the stadium of Omnoi. He then made hard fights against champions as Manasak Narupai and Gongsiam Tor Phithakchai. Today Khaimukdam who means “Black Pearl” in Thai is classified N° 4 in Radja and is still a member of the Top 10 of the champions in his category!
KHAIMUKDAM SIT O
Weight: 55 Kg
Number of fight: 150. 120 Wins. 38 Losses. 2 Draws
Title: Radja Champion
Team: SIT O GYM