Articles by author: James Goyder(94 results)

Two Big All Thai Boxing Matches Set For June 23rd

In recent months Nakornloung Boxing Promotion has thrown some of Thailand’s top fighters in the ring together. That theme continues on June 23rd when Kompayak Por Pramuk rematches Pongsaklek Sithdabni...Read More

Eakwatan Ruaviking Pads His Record With Win Over Crison Omao

In theory Crison Omao should have been a good test for Eakwatan Ruaviking. The Filipino has a decent record and has been in with some big names including Donnie Nietes and Wanheng Meenayothin....Read More

Koki Kameda vs. Pongsaklek Wonjongkam on May 5 in Tokyo

WBC ‘Fighter of the Decade’ Pongsaklek Wonjongkam is coming back for one last fight. The 40 year old, who is currently a trainer at Evolve MMA in Singapore, will be facing Koki Kameda in Tokyo on May ...Read More

Kompayak Outlasts Pongsaklek After Epic Bangkok Battle

Two of Thailand’s top light flyweights went head to head in Bangkok on Saturday in a fight that produced non stop fireworks. Kompayak Por Pramuk and Pongsaklek Sithdabnij went toe to toe for the entir...Read More

Nawaphon Por Chokchai vs. Amnat Ruenroeng on 4/21, Bangkok

Two of Thailand’s top fighters will go head to head on April 21st when Nawaphon Por Chokchai faces Amnat Ruenroeng in Bangkok. The former has challenged for world titles while the latter was the IBF 1...Read More

Sor Chitpatanna is Latest Thai To Close in on Mayweather Record

Floyd Mayweather should be enjoying his retirement but if his twitter account is anything to go by there are some things that the multimillionaire boxer simply can't let go of. He recently tweeted out...Read More

Satarnmuanglek and Wanchana Win ABC Titles in Pathum Thani

Two former Muay Thai fighters won regional titles in Pathum Thani yesterday. Satarnmuanglek Numponthep (pictured) captured the WBC Asia 105lbs title while Wanchana Menayothin won the 126lbs version of...Read More

Knockout CP Freshmart vs. Landero in WBA Title Clash, March 6

Knockout CP Freshmart (16-0) will defend his WBA 105 lbs title against Toto Landero in Chonburi on March 6th. Knockout (16-0) is a former Muay Thai champion who is undefeated in boxing. He will make t...Read More

Stamp Kiatniwat Beats Macrea Gandionco in Four Round War

Stamp Kiatniwat and Macrea Gandionco put on a ‘Fight of the Year’ contender at Bangkok Thonburi University on Thursday afternoon. The two flyweights went to war with Stamp surviving a third round knoc...Read More

Rio Ferdinand's Boxing debut is a Distasteful Cash Grab

Having played football all my life and started boxing at a relatively late age I have a fairly astute idea of what might await Rio Ferdinand ahead of his pro debut. The 38-year-old former Manchester U...Read More

Nawaphon Por Chokchai Stops Frans Damur in 7, Srisaket Spars

After the disappointment of being stopped three rounds into his first title challenge it was back to business as usual for Nawaphon Por Chokchai this afternoon. The Thai stopped Indonesian journeyman ...Read More

Wanheng Meenayothin Inches Closer To Mayweather's Record

Floyd Mayweather probably doesn’t know who Wanheng Meenayothin is. But the 31 year old Thai fighter is on track to overtake him by becoming the first undefeated fighter since Ricardo Lopez to register...Read More

Knockout CP Freshmart Stops Odaira To Retain WBA World Title

Knockout CP Freshmart made short work of Go Odaira in Chonburi this afternoon. The reigning WBA 105 lbs champion successfully defended his belt with a fifth round finish of an opponent who was brave b...Read More

Wanheng Meenayothin Wins Very Close Decision, Retains WBC Belt

Reigning WBC 105 lbs champion Wanheng Meenayothin met undefeated Filipino challenger Melvin Jerusalem in Phitsanulok this afternoon (local time) and the fight could not have been any closer with a con...Read More

Knockout CP Freshmart Outclasses Ono, Retains WBA Title

Reigning WBA minimumweight king Knockout CP Freshmart made a voluntary title defence in Korat this afternoon and comfortably outpointed Shin Ono. The Japanese challenger could not cope with the champi...Read More

Former World Champion Seriously Injured, Attacked With a Sword

Two time boxing world champion Denkaosan Kaovichit could end up losing a finger after being attacked outside his home in Sala Thammasop on the outskirts of Bangkok....Read More

Milan Melindo vs. Fahlan Sakkreerin, IBF Interim on November 26

Milan Melindo and Fahlan Sakkreerin Jnr will both be looking to win world titles for the first time when they fight for the interim IBF 108 lbs belt in Cebu on November 26th. ...Read More

Wanheng Meenayothin Outpoints Saul Juarez to Defend WBC 105 lbs Belt

Wanheng Meenayothin put in a disciplined and at times slightly defensive performance to defeat Saul Juarez in Chonburi this afternoon. The Thai was able to comfortably outpoint the Mexican challenger ...Read More

Marlon Tapales Shocks Pungluang Sor Singyu, Wins WBO Belt

The title fight between Pungluang Sor Singyu and Marlon Tapales has been more than a year in the making and it didn't disappoint with both men trading knockdowns before the Filipino turned the tables ...Read More

Thong Sithluangphophun Defends PABA Belt With TKO Win

Undefeated prospect Thong Sithluangphophun made the eighth defence of his PABA 126 lbs title in Sisaket this afternoon. The 23 year old was barely troubled by Jovill Marayan who he stopped right at th...Read More