By Ray Wheatley–World of Boxing
Photos: Johnny Chaichotchuang
Former world rated Fahsai Sakkreerin (32-2, 16 KOs) stopped Julio Delabasez (18-18-5, 10 KOs) in eight rounds in Bangkok ,Thailand on Friday to retain the IBF Pan Pacific title. Sakkreerin controlled the action in all the rounds as he continually connected with effective left hand leads, right crosses and left hooks. The powerfully built Indonesian did not have power to get the respect of the skillful Thai and boxed all the rounds on the back-move. The referee saved the game import in round eight after he was out on his feet in the neutral corner and being punished by solid combinations.
Promoter Jimmy Chaichotchuang said, “Sakkreerin is ready for the top ten best junior featherweights in the world.” Chaichotchuang continued, “My plan is to get a world title shot and promote in Thailand where Fahsai Sakkreerin is one of the most popular boxers in the country. I want to thank English trainer Rian Munton who continues to improve the performances of Sakkreerin.”
Also Bangkok University student Vacharakrit Senahan (20-3-1) clearly outscored over John Pintor (2-9-1) over six rounds at the featherweight poundage.
Televised throughout Thailand on Channel Seven Television Network
Patomsuk Pathompothong (11-1-1) TKO in round 2 over Krairaj Pisanu in Juinor Welterweight
Chaiyong Sithsaithong (27-5-3) TKO in round 4 over Rannapa Luktapfahin Junior lightweight
Fahlan Junior Sakkreerin (5-1) TKO in round 3 over Jompetch Sithsamart in miniflyweight
The venue was at the Federation of saving and Credit cooperative of Thailand, Nonthaburi, Thailand.