Articles by author: James Goyder(99 results)

Pongsaklek Wonjongkam Reflects on a Decade on Top

After 97 pro boxing fights Pongsaklek Wonjongkam has finally decided to hang up his gloves. The 37 year old is bringing down the curtain on a glorious career that saw him defend his WBC flyweight belt...Read More

Former WBC Champion Suriyan Sor Rungvisai Grabs Win

Former WBC 115 lbs champion Suriyan Sor Rungvisai was handed the simplest of assignments in Samut Prakan on Friday afternoon. He was matched with an Indonesian opponent he’d already knocked out once...Read More

Tapales Stuns Omori in Two To Earn WBO Title Shot

A 2016 title shot beckons for Marlon Tapales after the Filipino bantamweight put on the best performance of his career to stop Shohei Omori inside two rounds in Kyoto. With the win he earns a shot at ...Read More

Wanheng Menayothin Retains WBC Belt With KO Win

Wanheng Menayothin brutally exposed Young Gil Bae’s shortcomings in a WBC 105 title defence in Chonburi this afternoon. The Thai champion was in control from start to finish before finally putting the...Read More

Pongsaklek Wonjongkam Set To Become a Trainer

It is two years since WBC ‘Boxer of the Decade’ Pongsaklek Wonjongkam was last seen in the ring and the 38 year old this week announced he would be swapping his fighting career for a full time job as ...Read More

Eaktawan Mor Krungthepthonburi Wins IBF Regional Belt

Eaktawan Mor Krungthepthonburi took on Lionel Legada in Thailand on Friday afternoon (local time) and stopped the Filipino after four rounds to claim the vacant IBF Asia 112 lbs title. The fight to...Read More

Sor Singyu KOs Manakane In Three For 50th Career Win

Pungluang Sor Singyu registered the 50th win of his professional career with a third round KO of experienced Indonesian Nouldy Manakane in Chiang Mai on Wednesday afternoon (local time). In 2012, ...Read More

Pathompothong Stops Butar Butar, Wins First Belt

Thai featherweight Patomsith Pathompothong earned the first belt of his burgeoning career after stopping Indonesia's Jason Butar Butar in four rounds Friday afternoon in Surat Thani, Thailand. The win...Read More

Sithluangphophun, Krungthepthonburi Grab Big Wins

Undefeated Prospects Thong Sithluangphophun and Eaktawan Mor Krungthepthonburi Victorious on Busy Day for Thai Boxing After the euphoria of Amnat Ruenroen's win in Macau last weekend it was back to...Read More

Phaibarob Kokietgym Stops Legada, Remains Unbeaten

Phaibarob Kokietgym extended his perfect professional record to 28-0, stopping Filipino journeyman Lionel Legada in three rounds Friday afternoon in Nonthaburi, Thailand. The referee called off the...Read More

Petch Sor Chitpattana Retains WBC Youth Silver Title

Petch Sor Chitpattana is one of Thailand’s top prospects but a routine stoppage win over an outmatched Chinese opponent in Bangkok this afternoon told us next to nothing about the undefeated bantamwei...Read More

Pankorn, Sirimongkol Claim Knockout Win In Thailand

Pankorn Singwangcha won the ABF 140 lbs title with a stoppage win over Chinese light welterweight Hi Li Fu, who didn’t come out for the ninth round of their main event Wednesday afternoon in Hua Hin, ...Read More

Petch Sor Chitpattana Extends Win Streak In Bangkok

Petch Sor Chitpattana registered a 3rd round knockout win over fellow southpaw Bonis Purba Friday afternoon at the Asiatique Resort in Bangkok, Thailand. A title fight remains the goal for the amb...Read More

Yamanaka Turns Back Sor Rungvisai For 7th Title Defense

Shinsuke Yamanaka scored three knockdowns en route to a landslide decision over Thailand's Suriyan Sor Rungvisai in their bantamweight title fight Wednesday evening in Tokyo. Sor Rungvisai, a forme...Read More

Kono Stops Kaovichit In Eight, Regains 115 Lb. Belt

Kohei Kono put in a composed performance to take out Denkaosan Kaovichit with an eighth round KO and claim his WBA Super Flyweight Title in front of the Japanese fans at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo on ...Read More

Danny Williams To Face Francois Botha, 5/1 in Dubai

Two veteran heavyweights will headline the second installment of Thursday Night Fights in the United Arab Emirates when Danny Williams and Francois Botha meet on May 1st. It is a matchup which was sup...Read More

Suriyan and Srisaket Post Quickfire KO Wins in Bangkok

Former WBC Super Flyweight Champion Suriyan Sor Rungvisai scored a quickfire stoppage win over Albert Alcoy in Bangkok this afternoon, stopping the overmatched Filipino journey man in the second round...Read More

Vor Saengthep Edges Kogawa Over 12, Retains Title

Yodmongkol Vor Saengthep retained his WBA interim 112 lb. title with a second successive win over Japanese opposition. He can consider himself extremely fortunate to have prevailed this time, scoring ...Read More

Tawatchai Decisions Pumar In Cut-Shortened Bout

Mike Tawatchai mounted a successful defence of his IBF Asia 122 lbs title in North East Thailand this afternoon winning a unanimous decision victory over Boy Pumar after the fight went to the scorecar...Read More

Kwanpichit Retains With Controversial Nod in Singburi

Kwanpichit OnesongchaiGym retained his WBO Oriental 112 lbs Belt with a dubious decision win over tenacious Filipino Jay-ar Estremos in Singburi today. The stadium announcer’s microphone failed when t...Read More