An interview with Ugandan Muaythai Champion: Umar “The Pain” Semata

I recently had the opportunity to meet (via Skype) Umar Semata. Umar is from Uganda where his coach has built the only Muaythai in the country. Umar is a super friendly guy with a lot of passion for the art of Muaythai and looks to be really going places. He recently fought for the WBC title belt against Australian Rhys Windysport. So have a listen to what he had to say about some of his bigger fights against guys like Sanchai & Andrei Kulebin and how he got into Muaythai.

 

About Guy Lazarus

I am a South African Nak Mauy with a keen interest in MMA and combat sports in general. I run Mauyguy.com to give the world of fighting a South African Nak Muay's perspective. I have been competing in Martial Arts since the age of 7 with some success having come 3rd at IFMA World Championships and have my provincial colours for Judo. One day I will grow up and relinquish my dream of being world champion, but not yet...

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