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TTR RANKED FIGHTERS IN ACTION- September 5 through September 7- Hovhannisyan, Taduran, Magramo, and Roman Win
Pictured; Azat Hovhannisyan

During the three-day period of Thursday, September 5 through Saturday, September 7, six boxers ranked by the participating members of TTR as being among the best currently fighting in their respective weight classes were in action. Four, Azat Hovhannisyan, Pedro Taduran, Giemel Magramo, and Miguel Roman, won while two, Samuel Salva, who was stopped by Taduran, and Christian Araneta, lost.

Thursday, September 5, 2019-

Los Angeles, California-

WBA World Super Bantamweight Title Eliminator-
Azat Hovhannisyan (WBC #6, WBA #8, TTR #9; 18-3, 15 KOs)
KO-4 2:58
Franklin Manzanilla (WBC #14, WBA #14; 18-6, 17 KOs)

Saturday, September 7, 2019-

Barangay Fort Bonifac, Taguig City, Metro Manila, Philippines-

Vacant IBF Mini-Flyweight itle-
Pedro Taduran (IBF #3, WBC #4, WBO #8, TTR #10; 14-2, 11 KOs)
TKO-4 3:00
Samuel Salva (IBF #1, WBO #2, The Ring #10, TTR #11; 17-1, 10 KOs)
- Salva, who knocked Taduran down in round one, lost a point for an intentional head butt in round 4.
- Taduran dominated in the third and fourth rounds, landing frequently and with bad intentions.
- Salva, exhausted and having trouble breathing, retired in his corner after the fourth round. He was removed from the ring on a stretcher and then taken to a hospital for precautionary testing. He has since been cleared medically and released.

Non-title Flyweight Bout-
WBO International champion Giemel Magramo (WBO #2, IBF #4, WBC #5, WBA #5, TTR #8, Transnational #8; 24-1, 20 KOs)
TKO-3 3:00
Richard Claveras (18-7-2, 15 KOs)
- Claveras was a late substitute. Magramo was originally scheduled to fight Eaktawan Mor Krungthepthonburi (birth name: Komgrich Nantapech; IBF #3; 25-5, 16 KOs) in an eliminator for the #1 spot in the IBF's flyweight ratings. Eaktawan (AKA Eaktwan BTU Ruaviking) was forced to withdraw due to food poisoning.

Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico-

Eliminator for the #1 Spot in the IBF's Junior Flyweight Ratings-
Daniel Valladares (IBF #4, WBA #5, WBO #6, WBC #18; 21-1, 12 KOs)
TKO-4 3:00
Christian Araneta (IBF #3, WBO #8, WBC #12, TTR #14; 17-1, 14 KOs)
- Valladares punished the previously unbeaten Araneta in round 4.
- Araneta chose not to fight beyond the fourth round because of an injury to his right shoulder.

Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico-

Vacant WBC FECARBOX Super Featherweight Title-
Miguel "Mickey" Roman (WBC #4, The Ring #8, TTR #12; 62-13, 47 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 12
Tomas "Gusano" Rojas (WBC #10; 51-18-1, 1 NC, 34 KOs)
- The scores were 116-112, 116-112, and 117-111.
Article By: Ken Pollitt