Ongoing drug-testing situations are mucking up the process, but several fights — including an upset loss by our No. 1-rated junior lightweight — affected the RING Ratings this week.
Anselmo Moreno kept his title contention hopes alive by administering a master-class boxing lesson against Thai veteran Suriyan Sor Rungvisai in Panama City.
Anselmo Moreno and Suriyan Sor Rungvisai will clash for the right to challenge for the WBC’s bantamweight title on Saturday in Panama City, Panama.
On Saturday, Suriyan Sor Rungvisai will face Anselmo Moreno for a No. 1 slot in the WBC’s bantamweight rankings.
No. 1-rated bantamweight Shinsuke Yamanaka defended his WBC title with a three-knockdown unanimous decision over Suriyan Sor Rungvisai, while junior welterweight Takahiro Ao outpointed Juan Carlos Salgado on Wednesday in Tokyo.
Suriyan Sor Rungvisai challenges long-reigning WBC bantamweight titleholder Shinsuke Yamanaka on Wednesday in Tokyo, Japan. The former 115-pound beltholder spoke to RingTV.com about Yamanaka, fighting 17 times in two years, his Muy Thai kickboxing background and the tough Thai training regimen.