|Srisaket Sor Rungvisai (49-5-1, 42 KOs), the previous two-time WBC World Champion and Lineal Tremendous-Flyweight World Champion from Thailand, is ready to get again into the ring on March 13 (in Thailand) in opposition to former World Champion and present Thai Tremendous-Flyweight champion – Kwanthai Sithmorseng [aka Ekkawit Songnui] (50-7-1, 27 KOs). The struggle would be the essential occasion of the WP Boxing collection, the main boxing program in Southeast Asia. The present will probably be dwell on DAZN globally (excluding Thailand) on March 12 within the US, 2021, 9.30 pm ET/ 6.30 pm PT.|
Rungvisai is presently ranked first within the WBC’s Tremendous-Flyweight world ranking and has already been named a compulsory challenger for the WBC World Title. In December final yr, the WBC formally ordered the winner of the unification bout between Juan Francisco Estrada and “Chocolatito” Roman Gonzalez to defend his WBC World Title in opposition to Rungivisai subsequent inside August or September this yr. Within the meantime, Rungvisai should win this upcoming struggle in opposition to Kwanthai Sithmorseng to take care of his alternative to problem the World Titles from the winner of Estrada vs Chocolatito.
“I can’t wait to struggle in opposition to the winner of Chocolatito and Estrada later this yr to point out the world that I’m the highest fighter in Tremendous Flyweight. I want to thank WBC and Eddie Hearn for committing to make this occur subsequent.
“I’ll present the world on this struggle in opposition to Kwanthai Sithmorseng that I’m greater than able to face both Chocolatito or Estrada for the third time. I do know that Kwanthai could be very skilled. He’s a former World Champion and likewise the present Thailand’s champion in Tremendous Flyweight. He can’t be taken calmly, however I will probably be spectacular and I’ll win by KO.
“It’s thrilling to be preventing on the identical day as Chocolatito vs Estrada as will probably be an incredible arrange for our subsequent struggle. Thanks Matchroom, DAZN, and WP Boxing for this nice alternative.” stated Rungvisai.
Rungvisai’s opponent on this struggle, Kwanthai Sithmorseng, is a former WBA World Champion and the present Thailand’s Champion. He’s a extremely skilled boxer who fought on the World degree, together with preventing for a world title in opposition to the present WBO Tremendous Flyweight World Champion – Kazuto Ioka.
“Srisaket Sor Rungvisai is the very best fighter in Thailand, and he has performed an incredible job for placing Thailand on the worldwide boxing map by knocking out the legendary Roman Gonzalez. I’ve a lot respect for him, and I additionally understand that that is such an incredible alternative for me to be again on the world stage.
“This is usually a life altering alternative for me. If I beat Rungvisai on this struggle, I can get an opportunity to struggle in opposition to the highest guys within the division in World Title fights. I’ll do no matter it takes to make that occur.
“I used to be a World Champion as soon as myself and I’ve lengthy expertise within the ring, so Rungvisai can’t intimidate me. I’ll practice very arduous to shock the world.” stated Sithmorseng.
Within the co-main occasion “Rock Man” Chainoi Worawut will probably be defending his WBC Asia Tremendous-Bantamweight title in opposition to the previous Two-time WBO World Champion, Pungluang Sor Singyu.
“Rock Man” Chainoi Worawut (13-0-1, 12 KOs) is the present WBC Asia and WBC Youth World Champion and is now ranked quantity 6 in WBC’s world ranking. Together with his aggressive preventing fashion and one punch KO sensation, “Rock Man” Chainoi Worawut has been named the highest rising star in Thailand as we speak.
“That is such an incredible alternative for me to struggle on DAZN and to point out the world who I’m. I’ve established my title in Muay Thai since I used to be younger, and my purpose now could be to change into a World Champion in Boxing.
Pungluang Sor Singyu is likely one of the finest fighters from Thailand for the previous few a long time. He gained the WBO World title twice, and he has unbelievable punching energy. Nevertheless, that is my time now. I wish to present the world that I’m prepared for world title fights. My purpose is Luis Nery for his WBC Tremendous Bantamweight title. Or if I can impress Eddie Hearn on this struggle and get him keen on having me struggle Murodjon Akhmadaliev, I will probably be up for that too. I’m prepared for anybody at 122lbs.
“Be careful for me. I need the world to recollect “Rock Man” after this struggle,” stated “Rock Man” Chainoi Worawut.
Pungluand Sor Singyu (54-9-0, 36 KOs) is the previous two-time WBO World Champion and the present WBA Asia Champion.
“Chainoi Worawut is a good up and coming boxer. He has an extremely entertaining preventing fashion. Nevertheless, I’m rather more skilled than him. I’ve traveled the world preventing the very best. He has by no means fought anybody like me. I’ll win by KO and use this chance to get myself again to world title struggle,” stated Punglung Sor Singyu.
The struggle between ‘Rock Man’ Chainoi Worawut vs. Pungluang Sor Singyu is predicted to be a warfare since each fighters have aggressive fashion and heavy punching energy. This matchup is usually a actual take a look at for ‘Rock Man’ Chainoi Worrawut.
“It’s at all times an incredible honor to be working with Matchroom and DAZN. We’re extraordinarily excited to point out our WP Boxing occasion and the very best of the boxing scene in Thailand to boxing followers world wide.
“Within the Most important Occasion, we can have a struggle between two former world Champions from Thailand. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai is our nationwide hero. He made historical past for Thailand by beating Chocolatito twice and having two nice fights with Estrada. Kwanthai Sithmorseng is a former WBA World Champion. He has virtually 60 skilled boxing fights expertise, together with preventing in opposition to many World Champions all through his profession. He’s additionally the present Tremendous-Flyweight champion of Thailand.
“Rungvisai is now the Obligatory Challenger for the WBC Tremendous-Flyweight World Title, and he will probably be preventing in opposition to the winner of Chocolatito vs. Estrada subsequent by August or September this yr. He wants to point out that he’s able to struggle the winner of Chocolatito vs Estrada, and Kwanthai Sithmorseng will probably be an incredible take a look at for that.
“On prime of the Most important Occasion, we even have two WBC Asia Title fights. Each fights are extraordinarily aggressive, and they are going to be absolute wars.
“’Rock Man’ Chainoi Worawut vs Pungluang Sor Singyu for WBC Asia Tremendous Bantamweight title might be anticipated to be the Battle of the 12 months for Thailand and Asia. ‘Rock Man’ Chainoi Worawut is probably the most explosive and thrilling rising star in Thailand. He’s now ranked #6 in WBC World ranking and is undefeated with practically 100% KO charge. Pungluang Sor Singyu is the previous Two-time WBO World Champion and the present WBA Asia Champion. He has fought many world class opponents all through his profession, similar to Tomoki Kameda, Paulus Ambunda, and Amnat Ruenroeng. Each fighters have aggressive fashion and heavy punching energy. It will likely be a warfare.
“Phongsaphon Panyakum vs Karoon Jarupianlerd for WBC Asia Tremendous-Flyweight title may also be a really thrilling and aggressive struggle. Karoon Jarupianlerd is a former World Title challenger of “The Monster” Naoya Inoue. He went 10 thrilling rounds with The Monster, and he was the final man other than Nonito Donaire that gave Inoue hassle. Phongsaphon Panyakum is an up-and-coming star with an thrilling aggressive fashion. Each fighters anticipate to get a formidable win and enter the scene of Tremendous-Flyweight as a prime contender within the division,” stated Financial institution Thainchai Pisitwuttinan, Promoter of WP Boxing collection.