Therese Gunnarsson

Therese Gunnarsson (born November 30, 1983), nicknamed "The Gun", is a Swedish professional Muay Thai fighter. She started training kickboxing in 2004, but switched to Muay Thai in 2010.[2] She has won both the WAKO Pro title,[3] and the world amateur kickboxing championship. She is the first and only Swedish fighter to accomplish this.[citation needed]

Therese "The Gun" Gunnarsson
Therese Gunnarsson 2016.jpg
BornTherese Gunnarsson
(1983-11-30) November 30, 1983 (age 36)
Örkelljunga, Sweden
Other namesThe Gun
NationalitySweden Swedish
Height1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight52 kg (115 lb; 8.2 st)
DivisionFlyweight
StyleMuay Thai
StanceOrthodox
Fighting out ofSweden
TeamFightzone
TrainerFlorin Mican
Years active2004–present
Professional boxing record
Total1
Wins1
By knockout1
Other information
OccupationSocial Worker[1]
Boxing record from BoxRec
last updated on: January 26, 2016
Therese Gunnarsson
Medal record
Representing  Sweden
Kickboxing
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Antalya
Gold medal – first place 2011 Dublin
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Villach
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Varna −48 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Lisbon −50 kg
Muay Thai
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2017 Minsk −54 kg
Royal World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Bangkok −51 kg

In February 2014, Gunnarsson made her professional boxing debut against Sonja Soknic. She won the bout by KO late in the first round.[4]

Championships and awardsEdit

KickboxingEdit

  • WAKO
    • 2013 - Swedish K1 Championship  
    • 2013 - World K1 Championship  
    • 2012 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  
    • 2012 - Pro K1 World Kickboxing Championship, 52 kg  
    • 2011 - World Kickboxing Championship K1-rules  
    • 2010 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  
    • 2009 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  
    • 2009 - World Kickboxing Highkick Championship  
    • 2009 - World Kickboxing Lowkick Championship  
    • 2008 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  
    • 2008 - European Kickboxing Championship, 48 kg  
    • 2007 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  
    • 2006 - European Kickboxing Championship, 50 kg  
    • 2006 - Swedish Kickboxing Championship  

Muay ThaiEdit

  • IFMA
    • 2017 World Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2017 Swedish Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2016 Swedish Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2015 Swedish Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2015 Royal World Cup Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2014 Nordic Muay Thai Championship, 52 kg  
    • 2010 Nordic Muay Thai Championship  
    • 2010 Swedish Muay Thai Championship  

BoxingEdit

  • AIBA
    • 2012 - Swedish Boxing Championship  
    • 2010 - Swedish Boxing Championship  

Kickboxing and Muay Thai recordEdit

Kickboxing and Muay Thai record (incomplete)

Professional boxing recordEdit

Professional record summary
1 fight 1 win 0 losses
By knockout 1 0
No. Result Record Opponent Type Round, time Date Location Notes
1 Win 1-0   Sonja Soknic KO 1 (4), 1:21 Feb 15, 2014   Rostock, Germany

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Therese Gunnarsson Awakening Profile". Awakeningfighters.com. Retrieved 2015-01-30.
  2. ^ "Therese Gunnarsson Awakening Profile". Awakeningfighters.com. Retrieved 2015-01-30.
  3. ^ "Therese Gunnarsson världsmästare". Helsingborgs Dagblad. Retrieved 2016-01-27.
  4. ^ "Therese Gunnarsson Boxrec". Boxrec.com. Retrieved 2015-01-30.

External linksEdit