TEJARES LOSES BY 3RD ROUND TKO IN ANOTHER PABA MISMATCH
By Ronnie Nathanielsz
Wed, 14 Nov 2012
The Philippines Rodel Tejares has suffered a 3rd round TKO at the hands of former WBA world flyweight champion Denkaosan Kaovichit in a clash for the Pan Asian Boxing Association title in a fight card presented by Galaxy Promotions at Ayutthaya Park in Thailand.
A glance at the fighters records confirm a mismatch since Tejares had lost four of his last five fights and ended up with a record of 20-24-4 with 5 knockouts while Kaovichit improved his outstanding record to 58-3-1 with 24 knockouts.
The 28 year old Filipino who was ranked No. 14 by PABA was coming of a ten round split decision win over Lionel Mark Duran at the Cavite Coliseum in Bacoor last September 24 following four straight defeats including a twelve round unanimous decision loss in a battle for the Oriental Pacific Boxing Federation vacant minimum weight title against Merlito Sabillo on October 8, 2011.
The 36 year old Kaovichit won by a twelve round unanimous decision over Rodel Quilaton in a title defense last July 24 which capped a run of eight straight victories since losing to Luis Concepcion of Panama by a 1st round TKO in a bout for the WBA flyweight interim title on October 2, 2010.
Concepcion subsequently lost his title to reigning WBA champion Hernan “Tyson” Marquez who takes on WBO champion Brian Viloria at the Sports Arena in Los Angeles on Sunday, Manila Time, in an eagerly awaited unification title fight.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Ronnie Nathanielsz.
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|Manny Pacquiao speaks at Final press conference in Australia|
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Diaz vows to dethrone Magsayo
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Featherweight Prospect Miguel Flores Takes On Former Title Challenger Chris Avalos in Main Event of Premier Boxing Champions
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Top featherweight prospect Toka Kahn-Clary Back where he belongs, climbing higher
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017MANNY PACQUIAO / JEFF HORN Q&A
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Floyd Mayweather: Conor's Gonna Be Mad at My Fight Check!
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Unbeaten Prospect Miguel Cruz Drops Alex Martin Twice On His Way to Unanimous Decision Win
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Sensational heavyweight showdown announced for "M-1 Challenge 81: Battle in the Mountains 6" Sergei Kharitonov vs. Geronimo Dos Santos
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017Taras Shelestyuk Enjoying Working with New Trainer Joel Diaz Ahead of Saturday's Fight
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017MORE CHAMPIONSHIP HARDWARE ON THE LINE WHEN WBC WORLD SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION REY VARGAS TAKES ON RONNY RIOS
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017TWO-TIME OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST CLARESSA SHIELDS TO CHALLENGE WBC WORLD CHAMPION NIKKI ADLER IN MAIN EVENT OF SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION FRIDAY, AUGUST 4
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017The Gunnslinger Eyes 2nd Straight Win In Cruiserweight Title Bout
By , Thu, 29 Jun 2017SANTISIMA TARGETS OPBF TITLE
By Dong Secuya, Wed, 28 Jun 2017Giovanni "Gallo de Oro" Mantilla held a media day in Los Angeles
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017PACQUIAO: "I DON'T INTEND TO RETIRE, YET" (FINAL PRESSCON PHOTOS)
By Eddie Alinea of Spin.ph, Wed, 28 Jun 2017MANNY PACQUIAO: "HORN IS A SCHOOL TEACHER BUT I AM TEACHER IN BOXING"
By Maloney L. Samaco, Wed, 28 Jun 2017Enriquez, Kanesa Make Weight for WBA 112-lbs Asia Title Tomorrow in Thailand
By Carlos Costa, Wed, 28 Jun 2017Jeff Horn could try another weapon
By Recah Trinidad, Wed, 28 Jun 2017DIEGO DE LA HOYA DEFENDS TITLE AGAINST ALAN LUQUES
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017Manny Pacquiao & Freddie Roach Workout quotes from Australia
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017FORMER WBO CHAMP FIL-AUSSIE LOUISA HAWTON IS A WORLD BEATER
By Epifanio M. Almeda, Wed, 28 Jun 2017ADRIEN BRONER & MIKEY GARCIA SIT DOWN WITH BRIAN CUSTER TO DISCUSS JULY 29 BLOCKBUSTER MATCHUP IN SHOWTIME SPORTS® VIDEO FEATURE
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017JERMALL CHARLO V JORGE SEBASTIAN HEILAND WOLRD TITLE ELIMINATOR JULY 29
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017UFC's Kevin Lee: Didn't Know About Poop In Octagon Until After My Fight
By , Wed, 28 Jun 2017