Title Bouts Archive - May 2018
2018-05-02
Chayaphon Moonsri vs. Leroy Estrada
Thai boxer Chayaphon Moonsri clinched his 50th straight victory, stopping a Panamanian challenger Leroy Estrada to hold on to his WBC minimumweight belt and tie the undefeated record of boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr.
2018-05-05
Emmanuel Rodriguez vs. Paul Butler
Highly-touted Puerto Rican contender Emmanuel Rodriguez came of age with an emphatic 12-round unanimous decision over Paul Butler to claim the vacant IBF bantamweight title at the O2 Arena in London, United Kingdom.
2018-05-05
Gennady Golovkin vs. Vanes Martirosyan
Gennady Golovkin, denied his lucrative rematch with Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas, knocked out Vanes Martirosyan in the second round to retain his WBC and super WBA middleweight titles in Carson, California.
2018-05-12
Jaime Munguia vs. Sadam Ali
Jaime Munguia took the WBO junior middleweight title from Sadam Ali with a brutal, four-round beatdown at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York, USA.
2018-05-12
Rey Vargas vs. Azat Hovhannisyan
Rey Vargas scored a unanimous decision over Azat Hovhannisyan to defend his WBC junior featherweight title in Verona, New York, USA.
2018-05-19
Josh Warrington vs. Lee Selby
Josh Warrington captured the IBF world featherweight title from Lee Selby via split decision scores in Leeds, United Kingdom.
2018-05-19
Gary Russell vs. Joseph Diaz
Gary Russell Jr. won a unanimous decision against mandatory challenger Joseph Diaz Jr. to retain his WBC featherweight world title at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, USA.
2018-05-19
Adonis Stevenson vs. Badou Jack
Adonis Stevenson retained his WBC light heavyweight title after a majority draw with Badou Jack in Toronto, Canada.
2018-05-20
Hiroto Kyoguchi vs. Vince Paras
IBF minimumweight champion Hiroto Kyoguchi successfully defended his title for a second time, when he beat Vince Paras of the Philippines in a wide-margin points victory.
2018-05-20
Hekkie Budler vs. Ryoichi Taguchi
Hekkie Budler won IBF and super WBA junior flyweight world title belts with his unanimous victory over Ryoichi Taguchi in Tokyo, Japan.
2018-05-25
Naoya Inoue vs. Jamie McDonnell
Naoya Inoue stopped Jamie McDonnell inside one round to claim the WBA world bantamweight title in Tokyo, Japan.
2018-05-25
Ken Shiro vs. Ganigan Lopez
Japanese champion Ken Shiro retained his WBC light flyweight title after defeating Mexico's Ganigan Lopez by the second round knockout in Tokyo, Japan.
2018-05-26
Jerwin Ancajas vs. Jonas Sultan
Jerwin Ancajas retained his IBF junior bantamweight title for the fifth time, outboxing mandatory challenger Jonas Sultan en route to a unanimous decision victory in the first world title bout between two Filipinos since 1925.
2018-05-26
Khalid Yafai vs. David Carmona
Khalid Yafai retained his WBA super flyweight title for the third time as he took out Mexico's David Carmona in the seventh round of a back-and-forth battle in Fresno, USA.