Interview of NARUENART SIANGSIMEWGYM by Serge TREFEU (2010)
Serge TREFEU: Hello, how are you?
NARUENART SIANGSIMEWGYM: Very well thank
How old are you?
I am 36 years old
36 years it is an age or many Thai fighters are retired for a long time, you continuous still to fight against the best of your category?
Yes it is true I am older than the fighters young that I meet but I always have a good physical condition and I am always ready for any opponent…
You pay well attention on your lifestyle?
Completely, I do not make distance…
You come of what region of the Thailand?
I come from a village not far from the city of Udon Thani in the region of Isaan (northeast)
Are you married, have you children?
Yes I am married but I still have no child
You have brothers and sisters?
Yes we are six children in the family…
You have brothers who also fought?
Not I am the only boxer in the family…
Child you were brawler or at all?
Very brawler at the school, in the street…
You began the boxing at which age?
In 9 years
How you discovered the boxing?
I looked at boxing matches at the television with my father, it is there that I discovered the boxing…
Your first fight you made him for which age?
From 9 years…
You began Muay Thai in a camp?
Not I’m training in my home then in a temple with monks
Towards what age you came to Bangkok?
At about 13 years I came to Bangkok
You came directly to the camp Kiatpetch of Mr Chun?
Yes I am here for a long time
You have a room in the camp?
Before yes. But now I am with my wife in an apartment, she works in Bangkok in a big company. I train me to the camp and in the evening I come back at home
In what category you fight?
In 118 lbs (-53 kg)
You have already gained the titles?
How much have you make of fights, how much have you of victory and defeat?
I have made 200 fights. 130 wins 61 Losses and 9 Draws
You gained many fights by KO?
I have approximately about twenty victories by KO…
You have which style of boxing?
I am fiimeu (technician)
What was so far your hardest fight?
It was in 1993 against Phetnamung Sor Chachaï in Lumpinee. He beat me by KO, terrible KO!
Your best memory of boxing until today?
In 2008 in the stadium TV7 I beat Yingyod Payabkhampan and I was elected Best Fighter of the stadium TV7 thanks to this fight!
What are the known fighters that you faced?
There was a lot. Phetnamung Sor Chachaï, Rungrawee, Yingyod, Maneedang, Kungwanlek, Petsiwa, Jockylek, I remember no more myself of all…
You have already fought abroad?
Yes I fought in Holland, in Malaysia and in Korea
You gained quite your fights?
Yes except in Holland I have make a draw against Rungrawee Sasiprapagym
Would you like to go to fight again abroad for example in France?
Yes I would like very much…
You know French boxers?
I know of name Kamel Jemel and Farid Villaume
The strongest foreign nakmuay for you it is who?
For me it is the Dutch Ramon Dekkers and since Dekkers I do not see the other fighters so strong as him…
You make a good living today is it OK?
Yes that goes I was able to buy my house, a car and even a motorcycle…
How much you win for a fight today?
My purse is 60 000 bahts!
The best Thai boxer at present it is who for you?
It is Seanchai Sor Kingstar a very big technician. But for me the best in the time it was Samart Payakaroon, it was really a unique champion!
Who is your promoter?
Mister Chun Kiatpetch
What technique you love most in fight?
Low kick and right hook
Your next fight it is for when?
I do not still know. I train hard and when we suggest me fighting I am always ready…
What would you like to make after the boxing?
I would like to buy a camp of boxing in the South of the country because I like the South, there is a sea, a beach it is pleasant…
Thank you and chookdee!
Naruenart is a real phenomenon because it is one of the oldest boxers still at the top level. In 36 years in his category is classified N°1 of the stadium TV7 and N° 2 of the stadium Omnoï. Naruenart hit the headlines regularly specialized magazines because his fighting spirit is estimated by the specialists. And was already elected twice Best Fighter of the stadium TV7!
Weight: 53 Kg
Number of fight: 200 fights. 130 wins. 61 losses and 9 draws
Best Fighter TV7 Stadium in 2008 and 2010
Team : KIATPETCH GYM