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Weights from Thailand
By Gabriel F. Cordero & Kazuto Harada
The weigh-in ceremony for the WBC super flyweight title match between Tomas Rojas and Suriya Sor Rungvisai was held in a conference room at the Boonsiri Boutique Hotel in Srisaket City, Thailand. Both fighters weighed 115 lbs.
The names of the officials who will work this title match are commissioner Edward Thangarajah (Sriranka), supervisor Major Lee (South Korea), referee Jack Reiss (USA), and judges Daniel Van de Wiele (Belgium), Burt Clements (USA) and Takeaki Kanaya (Japan).
The title match is promoted by famed Thai promoter Surachart Pisitwuttinan of Nakornkoung Promotion and many his boxers will fight non-title match the same fight, such as ABCO bantamweight champion Yodchanchai Nakornloung Promotion, ABCO super featherweight champion Napapol Sor Rungvisai (former name is Napapol Kiatisakchokchai), ABCO super flyweight champion Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and so on.
The fight will be held at Ton Muang Sri Stadium in Srisaket Province of Thailand and broadcast live by TV Channel 3 in Thailand at 13:40pm until 16:10 (local time) and TV Azteca will show it on Saturday.
August 18th, 2011
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