Articles by author: James Goyder(99 results)

Atchariya Wirojanasunobol Faces Filipino Foe in Bangkok

One of Thailand’s top super lightweight prospects returns to action this month. Atchariya Wirojanasunobol (10-0) will be making the first defence of his WBC Asia 140lbs title against Filipino challeng...Read More

Saenganan Sithsaithong to Face Yuya Nakamura in Bangkok

Teenage Thai prospect Saenganan Sithsaithong will headline the next Nakornloung (NKL) card in Bangkok. The once beaten 18 year old bantamweight faces Yuya Nakamura at Workpoint TV Studios on August 10...Read More

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs. Iran Diaz Set For October 6th

Srisaket Sor Rungvai is set to defend his WBC super flyweight belt in the main event of ONE: ‘Kingdom of Heroes’ in Bangkok on October 6th. The 31 year old now has an opponent, he will be facing Mexic...Read More

Satanmuanglek CP Freshmart Extends His Streak in Bangkok

Satanmuanglek CP Freshmart remains undefeated and added a new title to his collection in Bangkok this afternoon. The former Muay Thai champion is now the ABF 108lbs champion after stopping Indonesian ...Read More

Sor Rungvisai Defends on ONE Championship Card, October 6

ONE Championship is moving into the boxing business and the Singapore headquartered promotion has signed up one of the sport’s biggest stars. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai will defend his WBC 115lbs title on...Read More

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