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Jonathan Rodriguez, Liam Paro, Andoni Gago, and Jayson Mama Score Impactful Victories
Pictured: Felipe Orucuta

During the three-day period of Friday, June 7 through Sunday, June 9, four bouts featuring fighters not currently ranked by TTR which may impact TTR's rankings took place, Those bouts were won by Jonathan Javier Rodriguez, Liam Paro, Andoni Gago, and Jayson Mama. Sadly, Rodriguez' opponent, Felipe Orucuta, collapsed after their bout, was rushed to a hospital, and underwent emergency brain surgery.

Friday, June 7, 2019-

Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico-

WBC FECOMBOX Flyweight Title-
Champion Jonathan Javier Rodriguez (WBC #32; 21-1, 15 KOs)
Felipe Orucuta (WBC #9; 36-6, 30 KOs)
- Orucuta, a former two-time world title challenger, collapsed in the ring after the bout. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he underwent emergency surgery to remove a blood clot from his brain. The operation was successful. Orucuta remains in a medically-induced coma while his condition is monitored and evaluated.

Saturday, June 8, 2019-

Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia-

WBO Global and Vacant IBF International Junior Welterweight Titles-
WBO Global champion Liam Paro (WBO #3; 17-0, 11 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 10
Fatih Keles (WBO #12; 11-1-1, 1 NC, 6 KOs)
- Keles' WBO Europe title was not on the line.
- The scores were 97-93, 100-90, and 99-91.

Bilbao, Pais Vasco, Spain-

Vacant EBU European Featherweight Title-
Andoni Gago (22-3-3, 6 KOs)
Split Dec. 12
Jesus Sanchez (IBF #10, WBC #37; 10-2, 3 KOs)

Sunday, June 9, 2019-

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines-

Flyweight Bout-
Jayson Mama (IBF #9, WBO #10, WBC #28; 13-0, 7 KOs)
TKO-3 0:26
Kwanthai Sithmorseng (birth name: Ekkawit Songnui; 49-7-1, 26 KOs)
- Mama, in his previous bout, unanimously outpointed veteran contender Fahlan Sakkreerin, Jr. (birth name: Teeraphong Utaida) over 10 rounds.
- Sithmorseng; a former WBA World minimumweight champion, has lost 3 of his last four bouts and 4 of his last 6.
Article By: Ken Pollitt