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Phav Phoeuk – Retired Kun Khmer Fighter

    Phav Phoeuk (Khmer: ផាវ ភឿក), born in 1981 in Battambang Province, is a retired Kun Khmer fighter and currently a coach at Kun Khmer International Fight Gym. He embarked on his journey into the world of Kun Khmer at a young age. His initial training began in 1999 at the Punleu Samaki Gym of Battambang, a renowned training ground for legendary fighters such as Pich Bunthoeun, Chao Chek Aing, and Sao Bunsan.

    Despite initial doubts and warnings from trainers about the challenges and pain associated with the sport, Phav Phoeuk remained determined to pursue his passion for Kun Khmer. He persevered through rigorous training sessions, determined to hone his skills and make a mark in the world of Kun Khmer.

    Rise to Prominence

    Phav Phoeuk’s early fights were met with defeat and exhaustion, but his unwavering perseverance eventually paid off. With each match, he gained valuable experience and resilience, gradually claiming victories and establishing himself as a formidable force in Kun Khmer.

    His talent and determination caught the attention of the Kun Khmer community, leading to opportunities to compete in Phnom Penh. In his debut city fight, Phav Phoeuk secured a resounding victory whick hooked him deeper in the martial art.

    Legacy and Achievements

    Despite the scarcity of belt competitions during his era, Phav Phoeuk’s skill and prowess earned him numerous accolades, including 5 trophies and 7 medals (both silver and gold) and a lot more prizes.

    Transition to Coaching

    Today, Phav Phoeuk continues to contribute to the legacy of Kun Khmer as a trainer at the Kun Khmer International Fight Gym (KKIF). Drawing from his extensive experience and expertise, he imparts valuable knowledge and skills to the next generation of Kun Khmer fighters, ensuring that his legacy lives on in the sport he dedicated his life to mastering.

    Born 1981?
    From Battambang Province
    Nickname N/A
    Height 1.69 m
    Weight 63kg, 67kg
    Style Kun Khmer
    Stance Southpaw
    Kun Krou N/A
    Boxing Gym N/A
    Trainer Reach SophaeàTroeung Sos SayàLor Sothy
    Years Active 1999-N/A (Retired)
    Total 200+
    Last updated 2024 (the Athlete)
    CAUTION: The fight records of Kun Khmer Fighters have been inconsistent across TV stations. Therefore, these numbers are subject to change based on the latest fights available, with the name of the TV station hosting the event mentioned.