Somrak returns to the ring
Two former legends return to the ring on the 4Th of October at Ratchadamnern stadium, with Thailand’s first ever Olympic gold medalist Somrak Khamsing facing former 5 x Ratchadamnern champion and 1 x Lumpini Yodwanpadet Suwanwichit.
The fight is a special fight on Wanmichai promotions at Ratchadamnern and with Somrak’s reputation of liking a flutter there is no surprise that the fight has a large side bet riding on it of 2,800,000 baht.
Somrak was originally due to fight movie star Jean Claude Van Damme, but things seem to have gone very quiet on that front. Somrak will fight on this show under the name Somrak Tor Thepsuthin.
Yodwanpadet is a former Ratchadamnern champion and current Ratchadamnern stadium promoter and owner of Lukthapakart gym, which has produce many top fighter such as Thorpatak Wanchalerm also known as Sinbi Taewoong and Duwao Kongudom. Yodwanpadet last climbed in the ring this year on the Omnoi stadium charity show, where he fought a 3 round show fight with his old adversary Sangtiennoi Sor Rungrot. Yodwanpadet will fight on this show under the name Wanpadet Gaiyanghaadao.
Both fighters have recently re registered with the Sports authority of Thailand to get new boxers licenses and a deposit has been made for the big bet.