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TTR RANKED FIGHTERS IN ACTION- October 2 through October 5- Fukunaga, Avanesyan and Knockout CP Freshmart Retain Titles
Pictured: Knockout CP Freshmart (birth name: Thammanoon Niyomtrong)

During the four-day period of Saturday, October 2 through Tuesday, October 5, three fighters ranked by TTR as being among the best currently campaigning in their respective weight classes were in action. All three, junior bantamweight Ryoji Fukunaga, welterweight David Avanesyan, and undefeated strawweight Knockout CP Freshmart, won and, in doing so, successfully defended their titles.

Saturday, October 2, 2021-

Tokyo, Japan-

Junior Bantamweight Bout-
Ryoji Fukunaga (TTR #16; 15-4, 14 KOs)
Maj. Dec. 12
Hayate Kaji (15-1, 9 KOs)
- The scores were 115-113, 114-114, and 115-113.
- Fukunaga retained the WBO Asia Pacific junior bantamweight title, the OPBF super flyweight title, and the Japanese super flyweight title.

Wembley, London, England-

Welterweight Bout-
David Avanesyan (TTR #11; 28-3-1, 16 KOs)
TKO-2 2:18
Liam Taylor (23-2-1, 11 KOs)
- Avanesyan, who floored Taylor in round 1, retained the EBU European title.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021-

Buriram, Thailand-

Strawweight Bout-
Knockout CP Freshmart (birth name: Thammanoon Niyomtrong; Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #1, The Ring #1, TTR #2; 22-0, 8 KOs)
TKO-3 0:49
Pongsaklek Nakornloung (birth name: Siridech Deebook; AKA Pongsaklek Sithdabnij; 23-7-1, 13 KOs)
- CP Freshmart/Niyomtrong decked Nakornloung/Deebook in round 2. He dropped him two more times in round 3 resulting in referee Pinit Prayadsab stopping the bout.
- CP Freshmart retained the WBA Super World minimumweight title.
Article By: Ken Pollitt