Review: 2014-05-31, high pace and good finish between Jamie McDonnell and Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat: it gets three stars. Jamie McDonnell entered this fight with a boxing record of 23-2-1 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.21 super bantamweight in the world, he suffered his two defeats between 2007 and 2008 (when he was just 21 years old), since then he has collected 15 consecutive victories winning the vacant IBF Bw title in 2013 against then-undefeated Julio Ceja (=McDonnell vs Ceja).
His opponent, Tabtimdaeng Na Rachawat, has an official record of 52-2-0 (34 knockouts) and he entered as the No.53 bantamweight, he suffered his second and last defeat in 2010 when he faced Roli Gasca, since then he has won 18 consecutive bouts. McDonnell vs Rachawat is valid for the vacant WBA World bantamweight title, first world title shot and first fight outside Thailand for Tabtimdaeng; undercard of Carl Froch vs George Groves 2. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, UK
Division: bantamweight (118 lbs, 53.5 kg)
Title: vacant WBA World bantamweight title
McDonnell’s next fight: Jamie McDonnell vs Javier Nicolas Chacon
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