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Famous Female Athletes from Thailand

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Updated October 13, 2018 4.6k views 9 items

List of popular female athletes from Thailand, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Thailand has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Thai female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Thailand in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of Thailand in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

Nicha Lertpitaksinchai and Pawina Thongsuk are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from Thailand?" and "Who are the greatest female Thai athletes?"

Police Lieutenant Tamarine Tanasugarn (Thai: แทมมารีน ธนสุกาญจน์, RTGS: Thæmmārīn Thans̄ukāỵcn̒, [tʰɛːmmāːrīːn tʰánásùkāːn]; born 24 May 1977) is a retired Thai tennis player. Born in Los Angeles, United States she turned professional in 1994, and has been in the top 20 in both singles and doubles. Tanasugarn's highest Women's Tennis Association (WTA) world ranking was No. 19, achieved on 13 May 2002, which is the highest ranking ever achieved for a Thai female player. She has won four singles and eight doubles titles. She was briefly a doubles partner with Maria Sharapova, with whom she won two titles in 2003. Her career-high doubles ranking was No. 15, which she achieved on 13 September ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Nationality: Thailand, United States of America

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Udomporn Polsak

Birthplace: Korat, Thailand, Thailand

Nationality: Thailand

Pawina Thongsuk (born April 18, 1979 in Si Khoraphum, Surin province) is a Thai weightlifter. At the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens she won an Olympic gold medal, with 122.5 kg snatching and 272.5 kg total in the 75 kg category. In 2005, she won the World Championship in the 63 kg category.In the 2006 Asian Games in Doha she won the gold, as well as set a new world record for the 63 kg female weight class with a clean and jerk of 142 kg. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Thailand

Nationality: Thailand

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Khassaraporn Suta

Nationality: Thailand