Naruepol shows he's a top middleweight

Wednesday, October 25, 2006

Naruepol Fairtex showed his determination and fighting skills when he defeated Khunsug Patchsupapaan in the battle for Thailand's middleweight crown at Lumpinee Stadium.

Fighting at 70 kgs Naruepol had to use all his talents to get the better of Khunsug in a grueling battle that had the fans enthralled with the evenness of the contest.

The judges awarded the fight to Naruepol by just one point which was an indication of just how close the contest was.

Naruepol along with Yodsaenglai are setting the pace in the heavier weight divisions of Thailand's super competitive elite muaythai competition.

Naruepol is renowned for his strong kicks and accurate punching.