A boxing legend Pone Kingpetch is a professional Thai boxer, who was three time world flyweight champion in 1960, 1963, 1964. On April 16, 1960, he shot to prominence when he became Thailand's first world boxing champion defeating Pascual Pérez at Lumphini Boxing Stadium in Bangkok for the world flyweight championship. He regained the world championship the second time defeating Harada in 1963 and the third time defeating Ebihara in 1964.
Pone Kingpetch was born in Hua Hin, Thailand. He had a big passion in boxing when he was young. He started his professional boxing career in 1954 and was awarded flyweight title by the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation in 1957. Participating numerous boxing competitions, he gained lots of international titles regardless of several times losing the world flyweight championship.
Pone Kingpetch had a wife and two daughters.