By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing
Photos: Werner Kalin
Australian super middleweight champion Jake Carr (8-0, 3 KOs) outscored Dane Mulivai (4-1, 4 KOs) over ten rounds to retain the title in the main event at the Melbourne Pavillion, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on Wednesday which was televised nationally on Foxtel cable television network. Scores James Boland 100-90, Samantha Bulner 100-91, Aneeka Williams 100-90. Carr controlled the action as he connected consistently with accurate combinations. Mulivai proved durable and never looked in danger of visiting the canvas. Carr has worked as a sparring partner to WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika. He is the son of Rod Carr who was a world rated 168 pounder during the 1980s.
WBA #9 light welterweight Czar Amonsot (27-3-3, 17 KOs) stopped Thong Por Chokchai (23-9-1, 15 KOs) in round four of scheduled twelve. Amonsot is 28 years old and was born in the Philippines but now resides in Campbelltown, NSW, Australia since 2011.
In other action, Australian light welterweight champion Qamil Balla (7-0-1, 3 KOs) outscored Terry Tzouramanis (12-2-3, 3 KOs) over ten rounds to successfully defend the title. Scores Malcolm Bulner 97-91, Samantha Bulner 98-90, Aneeka Williams 99-89.
Also, Rivan Cesaire (12-5-1, 3 KOs) scored a split ten round decision over former WBO rated Samuel Colomban (22-7, 10 KOs) to capture the vacant Australian welterweight crown. Scores Samantha Bulner 97-94, Aneeka Williams 97-93, (Cesaire) with James Boland having 98-92 for Colomban.
Cruiserweight Kane Watts (10-2, 4 KOs) scored a shutout over James Emmerson (1-2) in a eight round state title bout. Scores 80-72, 80-72, 79-74.
Australian light middleweight champion Sam Ah See (11-0-1, 6 KOs) outpointed Mike Esgandari (3-1) in a crowd pleasing contest over six rounds by scores 60-54, 59-55, 59-54.
Victorian state super bantamweight champion Ibraham Balla (5-0, 4 KOs) stopped Thongthai Rajanondh (16-19, 4 KOs) in round two of a scheduled eight.
Promoter Brian Amatruda.