Interview of PHET EK SOR SUWANPAKDEE by Serge TREFEU (2008)
Serge TREFEU: Hello, how are you?
PHET EK: Very well
What old are you?
I am 31 years old
You come from which area of the country?
I am south; I am originating in the town of Surathani
You are you married, have children?
Yes I am married but I do not have children
Do you come from a family of fighter?
Yes, my father already was a boxer. I have a big brother and two little brothers who make also Thai boxing, Piisala Tongcha and Patayam. My big brother is a fighter very strong…
Were you brawler when you were child?
Yes enough brawler
You began the Muay Thai at which age?
At 9 years
How did you discover the Muay Thai?
My father who was a boxer gave us the taste of the Muay Thai to me and my brothers. He training us at the house…
Did your first fight you do it at which age?
Around 9 years
You began the boxing in which camp?
With the camp Louplaa Seantalachaï which is in Surathani
How much do you have fight for this camp?
Approximately about fifty fights…
You came to which age to Bangkok for boxing and in which gym?
I came to 15 years to Bangkok. I was with the Pochawat gym, I remained 5 years there. After I have made other gym in Bangkok. Now since 3 years that I am with the Muay Thai Plaza 2004 gym
Today you boxing in which category of weight?
In Thailand in 126 lbs (57 kg) but abroad I can fight up to 140 lbs (63 kg)…
Did you gain belts of the stadiums of Bangkok?
I took the belt of Stadium Channel 7 the belt Omnoï Stadium
Was in which year?
In 1998 I became Omnoï Champion and in 2005 TV 7 Champion…
How much do you have made fights?
I do not know too much any more, I have make more than 200 fights for approximately 170 wins…
You gained how much fights by K.O?
I gained some not badly especially with the blows of elbows…
You have which style of boxing?
I am a fimeu (technician)
Was your harder fight and against which?
Against Silapathai Jocky Gym, one of my hardest fight, Silapathai are a very great champion…
Your best memory of fighter?
My victory against Mekdam for the belt of Omnoï Stadium, good memory!
You already fought abroad?
Yes, I already fought once in England, once in Holland and twice in France (winner of Mounir Bouti and Tarik Benfkih). I gained all my fights each time…
You would like to go to fight again in France?
Yes not of problem…
Do you know French fighters?
Not too, I know name Skarbowsky, it is all…
Abroad you like food “Farang”?
Not I prefer Thai food. Pad Thai and especially the seafood, I am south…
For you who is the best fighter foreign?
It is Ramon Dekkers!
Today live you well thanks to boxing?
Yes, I have my house now…
Best the nakmuay in Thailand today it is which according to you?
Seanchaï Sor Kingstar, super technician!
Which is currently your promoter?
You have a technique preferred in Muay Thai?
The blows of elbows, it is my speciality…
When is your next fight?
February 29 with stadium of Phuket in the south of the country
After stop the boxing you think of doing what like job?
I do not know yet, maybe a trainer or to have a gym in my house with Surathani…
Thank you and chookdee for your fight
PHET EK SOR SUWANPAKDEE fought twice the Star of K1 Max Buakaw and winner twice!