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List of notable or famous professional boxers from Thailand, with bios and photos, including the top professional boxers born in Thailand and even some popular professional boxers who immigrated to Thailand. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Thai professional boxers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professional boxers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professional boxer from Thailand is included when available.

Examples of people on this list: Khaosai Galaxy, Pone Kingpetch and more.

This historic professional boxers from Thailand list can help answer the questions "Who are some Thai professional boxers of note?" and "Who are the most famous professional boxers from Thailand?" These prominent professional boxers of Thailand may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Thai professional boxers.

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Chartchai Chionoi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Professional Boxers from Thailand
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Chartchai Chionoi a.k.a. Chartchai Laemfapha is a former professional Thai boxer and WBC World champion in Flyweight division. ...more

Age: 75

Birthplace: Pathum Wan District

Also Ranked

#21 on The Best Flyweight Boxers of All Time

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Eagle Kyowa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Professional Boxers from Thailand
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"Eagle" Den Junlaphan a.k.a. Eagle Kyowa is a professional boxer in the strawweight division. He won the WBC strawweight title on January 10, 2004, by defeating José Antonio Aguirre but lost it to Isaac Bustos in his second title defense, due to a shoulder injury. On August 6, 2005, in his first match back from the injury, Kyowa fought again for the WBC strawweight title against Katsunari Takayama. He regained the title by a unanimous decision victory. Junlaphan defended the title four times before losing it again on November 27, 2007 against Oleydong Sithsamerchai. ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: Phichit Province, Thailand

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Khaosai Galaxy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professional Boxers from Thailand
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Khaosai Galaxy is a former professional Thai super flyweight boxer and Muaythai kickboxer. Khaosai defended his WBA world title 19 times in seven years, winning 16 of his title fights by knockouts. A member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame he is widely considered as one of the greatest boxing champions of all time. He is listed #19 on Ring Magazine's list of 100 greatest punchers of all time. ...more

Age: 58

Birthplace: Phetchabun, Thailand

Also Ranked

#18 on The Best Flyweight Boxers of All Time

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Pone Kingpetch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Professional Boxers from Thailand
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Pone Kingpetch, a.k.a. Mana Seedokbuab was a professional Thai boxer and three time world flyweight champion. He became Thailand's first world boxing champion on April 16, 1960 when he defeated Pascual Pérez of Argentina at Lumphini Boxing Stadium in Bangkok for the world flyweight championship. He later lost the world flyweight championship to Fighting Harada of Japan on October 10, 1962. Pone Kingpetch regained the world championship after defeating Harada on January 12, 1963 before losing it to Hiroyuki Ebihara. He won the title for the last time when he defeated Ebihara on January 23, 1963 before losing the flyweight championship to Salvatore Burruni. Kingpetch retired in 1966 and died ...more

Age: Died at 47 (1935-1982)

Birthplace: Hua Hin District, Thailand

Also Ranked

#13 on The Best Flyweight Boxers of All Time

#22 on The Best Boxers of the 1960s

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