Boxing Title Bouts Archive - November 2018

Thammanoon Niyomtrong vs. Byron Rojas
Nearly two-and-a-half years after Knockout CP Freshmart narrowly defeated Byron Rojas to win the WBA minimumweight title, the two squared off again with the same result. CP Freshmart (real name Thammanoon Niyomtrong) beat Rojas once again by unanimous decision to retain the belt on an event in Thailand.
Khalid Yafai vs. Israel Gonzalez
WBA super flyweight champion Kal Yafai retained his champion belt with a controversial twelve round unanimous decision over Israel Gonzalez in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
Dmitry Bivol vs. Jean Pascal
Russian light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol retained his WBA title with a one-sided unanimous decision against Jean Pascal in the main event of one of the final HBO Boxing broadcasts in Atlantic City, USA.
Maurice Hooker vs. lex Saucedo
Maurice Hooker, in the hometown of mandatory challenger Alex Saucedo, survived a hard knockdown in the second round and came back to stop Saucedo in the seventh of a wild, action-packed fight as he retained his WBO 140-pound belt for the first time.
Tomoki Kameda vs. Abigail Medina
Tomoki Kameda won a unanimous decision over Abigail Medina to claim a vacant interim WBC junior featherweight world title at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan.
Krzysztof Glowacki vs. Maksim Vlasov
Krzysztof Glowacki defeated Maksim Vlasov by unanimous decision in a rough, physical cruiserweight fight to claim interim WBO cruiserweight title in Chicago, USA.
Oleksandr Usyk vs. Tony Bellew
The undisputed world cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk defended the WBC, super WBA, IBF and WBO titles after delivering a devastating finish with a left to Tony Bellew's jaw at Manchester Arena in England.
Miguel Berchelt vs. Miguel Roma
Miguel Berchelt knocked Miguel Roman down three times en route to a ninth-round knockout victory to retain his WBC junior lightweight world title for the fourth time in El Paso, Texas.