The undefeated Wbc champion Wanheng Menayothin (also known as Chayaphon Moonsri) entered this fight with a perfect record of 52-0-0 (18 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 minimumweight in the world. In his last three bouts he has won over Leroy Estrada (Wanheng Menayothin vs Leroy Estrada), Pedro Taduran (Wanheng Menayothin vs Pedro Taduran) and Mektison Marganti.
His opponent, the former Wbo champ Tatsuya Fukuhara, has a boxing record of 21-6-6 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.10 in the same weight class. He lost two consecutive bouts in 2017, against Ryuya Yamanaka (Fukuhara vs Yamanaka) and Wanheng Menayothin in their first fight (Wanheng Menayothin vs Tatsuya Fukuhara I) but then he has beat Yuto Takahashi and Naoya Haruguchi. Menayothin vs Fukuhara 2 is valid for the WBC World minimumweight title (Menayothin’s eleventh defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: City Hall, Chachoengsao, Thailand
Division: minimumweight (105 lbs, 47.6 kg)
Title: WBC World minimumweight title
Menayothin’s next fight: Wanheng Menayothin vs Simpiwe Konkco
Menayothin vs Fukuhara 2 full fight video:
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