Boxing News

Chonlatarn grabs WBO Asia-Pacific belt

By Damrong Simakajornboon
Photos : Onesongchai Boxing Promotion

WBC#4 feather Chonlatarn Or Piriyapinyo (35-0, 20 KOs) successfully captured the vacant WBO Asia-Pacific 126lb title as he stopped Sonny Gonzales (reportedly 17-14-4, 9 KOs) on Wednesday at Municipality of Plubplanarai in Chanthaburi, Thailand. The local news reported the Thai fighter mostly controlled the show from round three, weakening the Filipino with vicious right straights punctuated by tough bodyshots. Finally, the bout was ended in round eight as the champion displayed one-side attack which forced the referee to stop the bout at 2:48.

In other action, WBO #4 bantam Pungluang Sor Singyu (30-1, 20 KOs) stopped Worawut Muangsima in round three of six round non-title bout. Wanchana Sithniwat won a six round unanimous decision over Thaharneak Tor Silachai. And female Sriphrae Nongkipahuyuth outpointed Saomuangchan Sor Siamgym in a six round non-title bout. This event was promoted by Onesongchai Boxing Promotion.

    Help Support Fightnews.com®

    For 18 years, Fightnews.com® has delivered daily boxing news to fight fans around the globe. From the beginning, we have always kept Fightnews free to our readers and relied on advertiser support. Anyway, the Miami Herald, The Guardian, and Wikipedia among others have been using the “crowdfunding” revenue model, so we thought we’d test it too.

    Please consider helping out. You’re not obligated to, but even a $1 pledge would really help. And if we reach our goal, we plan to upgrade our server and maybe even nuke the ads altogether. Wouldn’t that be nice?










    world boxing association

    world boxing council



    boxing news tips






    philly boxing history

    All contents copyright 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 by Freitag Marketing Services, LLC.
    The information on this site cannot be reused without written permission.