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2021-10-11
Kongfah CP Freshmart, Kai Ishizawa, Troy Williamson, Jason Cunningham, Vladimir Hernandez, and Frank Sanchez Score Impactful Victories
Pictured: heavyweight Frank Sanchez


During the five-day period of Tuesday, October 5 through Saturday, October 9, six bouts featuring fighters not currently ranked by TTR which may impact TTR's rankings took place. The winners of those bouts were Kongfah CP Freshmart, Kai Ishizawa, Troy Williamson, Jason Cunningham, Vladimir Hernandez, and Frank Sanchez.


Tuesday, October 5, 2021-

Buriram, Thailand-

Bantamweight Bout-
Kongfah CP Freshmart (birth name: Jakkrawut Majoogoen; 38-1-1, 19 KOs)
TKO-3 3:00
Pasith Visetso (4-2, 2 KOs)
- This was a non-title. CP Freshmart/Majoogoen's WBC Asian Boxing Council Silver super flyweight title was not on the line.
- Since his only loss as a professional (KO-7 to Daiga Higa in a flyweight bout on July 24, 2015), Kongfah is 24-0-1 including UD 10 wins over Renz Rosia, Ryoji Fukunaga, Mateo Handig, and Samartlek Kokietgym (birth name: Wittawas Basapean).

Friday, October 8, 2021-

Tokyo, Japan-

Strawweight Bout-
Kai Ishizawa (9-1, 8 KOs)
TKO-4
Naoya Haruguchi (18-12, 7 KOs)
- Ishizawa's Japanese Youth title was not on the line against Haruguchi but, by beating the 32-year-old veteran, the 24-year-old Ishizawa earned a mandatory shot at the Japanese National title.

Saturday, October 9, 2021-

Liverpool, Merseyside, England-

Super Welterweight Bout-
Troy Williamson (17-0-1, 13 KOs)
TKO-10 0:50
Ted Cheeseman (17-3-1, 10 KOs)
- The bout was fought for Cheeseman's BBBofC British title.
- The brutal back-and-forth slugfest ended when Williamson staggered Cheeseman with a right and a follow-up right uppercut and then floored him with with a huge left hook. The referee immediately stopped the contest when Cheeseman hit the canvas.

Birmingham, West Midlands, England-

Super Bantamweight Bout-
Jason Cunningham (30-6, 6 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 12
Brad Foster (14-1-2, 5 KOs)
- Cunningham's EBU European title and Foster's Commonwealth and BBBofC British titles were on the line.
- The scores were 115-114, 116-112, and 114-113.

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA-

Super Welterweight Bout-
Vladimir Hernandez (13-4, 6 KOs)
Split Dec. 10
Julian Williams (Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #4; 27-3-1, 16 KOs)
- This was Williams' first bout since his TKO-5 loss to Jeison Rosario on January 18, 2020.
- Hernandez, who had been fighting as a super middleweight, weighed in at 153 1/2; Williams at 156 1/2.
- The scores were 96-64 for Williams and 96-94 and 97-93 for Hernandez.

Heavyweight Bout-
Frank Sanchez (19-0, 13 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 10
Efe Ajagba (15-1, 12 KOs)
- Sanchez dropped Ajagba in round 7 and went on to win by the scores of 98-91, 97-92, and 98-91.
- Sanchez retained the WBC Continental Americas and WBO NABO titles.
 
Article By: Ken Pollitt