Somluck Kamsing or Somrak Kamsing is a Thai kickboxer and Olympic gold medal-winning amateur boxer.
13 Facts About Somluck Kamsing
Somluck Kamsing competed at the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics without winning any medals.
Somluck Kamsing placed second at the 1st AIBA Asian 2004 Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Guangzhou, China.
At age 7, Somluck Kamsing began training and fighting in Muay Thai.
Somluck Kamsing didn't compete competitively in Thailand after making the switch, but he did take up the occasional fight against foreign fighters.
Somluck Kamsing beat fellow legend Jomhod Kiatadisak on October 4,2012 at Rajadamnern Stadium in a fight with the largest ever side bet in Muay Thai, 5.27 million baht on the line.
Somluck Kamsing fought to a draw with another legend, Yodwanpadet Sor Junlasen under special rules, at Rajadamnern Stadium on 2 April 2015.
Somluck Kamsing was only allowed to punch while Yodwanpadet could fight full Muay Thai.
Somluck Kamsing has later played athletic roles in Thai movies, notably Kerd ma lui.
Somluck Kamsing appeared in Fearless with Jet Li, although his scene was cut from the international release of the film.
Somluck Kamsing portrayed a boxer who challenges Jet Li's character.
Somluck Kamsing was seen recently on screens playing a Muay Thai trainer in A Prayer Before Dawn.
Somluck Kamsing made his debut as a singer in 2006, performing at the Pattaya Music Festival and releasing an album and a music video.