Naruepol Fairtex

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Naruepol Fairtex
นฤพนธ์ แฟร์เท็กซ์
Born (1984-07-01) July 1, 1984 (age 30)
Bangkok, Thailand
Native name นฤพนธ์ แฟร์เท็กซ์
Other names Mr. GQ
Narupon Sakhomsin
Nationality Thailand Thai
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 66.7 kg (147 lb; 10.50 st)
Division Lightweight
Style Muay Thai
Fighting out of Singapore
Team Evolve MMA (2012-present)
Years active 1992–present
Kickboxing record
Total 230
Wins 179
By knockout 53
Losses 46
Draws 5
last updated on: June 2, 2012

Naruepol Fairtex (Thai: นฤพนธ์ แฟร์เท็กซ์; born July 1, 1984) is a Thai welterweight kickboxer fighting out of Evolve MMA in Singapore. He is a former Lumpinee Stadium champion and current No.1 contender to challenge Nopadetch Chuwattana for the WBC title.[1]

In 2007 Naruepol was featured on the reality show The Contender Asia, where he was stopped in Episode 9 by Yodsaenklai Fairtex.[2]

Biography and career[edit]

Naruepol was born near Bangkok in Central Thailand. He started practicing Muaythai when he was 7 years old at the Sakomsing Gym and had his first fight a year later. Naruepol joined Fairtex Gym in 2005.[3]

In 1999, Naruepol won the Lumpinee belt from Chokdee Por.Pramuk.

He was scheduled to face Andy Souwer at Fighterzone Kickboxing World Series MAX in Singapore on February 25, 2012. However, they were not paid by the promoter and the fight did not happen.[4]

He will fight Sharos Huyer in Trieste on July 5, 2013.[5]

Titles and accomplishments[edit]

  • 2005 Champion of Thailand 140 lbs
  • 1999 Lumpinee champion

Kickboxing record[edit]

Kickboxing Record

Legend:       Win       Loss       Draw/No contest       Notes

See also[edit]