November 29, 2020

Ex-WBO bantam champ Uthok to fight Ruenroeng on Nov. 7

Ex-WBO bantam champ Uthok to fight Ruenroeng on Nov. 7

Ex-WBO bantam champ Uthok to fight Ruenroeng on Nov. 7

FORMER World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight champion Panya Uthok of Thailand will fight compatriot Amnat Ruenroeng on Nov. 7 at the Workpoint Studio in Bang Phun in Thailand.

The 31-year old Uthok alias Pungluang Sor Singyu Onesong recently won by a TKO over Campee Phayom last Sept. 6, 2020 at the Blue Arena in Samut Prakan.

Uthok, however, lost to Genesis Servania of Bacolod by a technical decision in the 7th round last Dec. 15 in Japan.

Uthok also lost his WBO world bantamweight title to Marlon Tapales of Lanao del Norte by an 11th round knockout last 2016 in Ayutthaya.

Ruenroeng, on the other hand, won over Brian Lobetania of Cebu by a unanimous decision last March 23, 2019 in Thailand.

Ruenroeng, however recently lost to former WBC super flyweight champion Wisaksil Wangek by a unanimous decision last Aug. 1, 2020 in Bang Phun.

Meanwhile, Thananchai Charunphak (10W-1L, 8KO) will defend his WBC Asian Boxing Council flyweight title against former WBC ABC minimumweight champion Wicha Phulaikhao alias “Pigmy Kokietgym” (61W-13L-2D, 26KO) in the undercard.

It is promoted by Thainchai Pisitwuttinan of NKL (Nakornluong Promotion)