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Who won Moonsri vs Konkco?
Wanheng Menayothin beat Simpiwe Konkco by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Friday 25th October 2019 at City Hall Ground in Chonburi.
The scorecards were announced as 118-109, 116-110, 117-109 in favor of winner Wanheng Menayothin.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds .
This contest was for the WBC championship of the world.
Moonsri vs Konkco stats
Wanheng Menayothin stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 53 wins, zero loses and 0 draws, 18 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Simpiwe Konkco made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 5 loses and 0 draws, with 7 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Konkco had a slight advantage in power over Menayothin, with a 37% knock out percentage over Menayothin's 34%.
Wanheng Menayothin was the older man by 36 years, at 36 years old.
Both Wanheng Menayothin & Simpiwe Konkco fought out of an orthodox stance.
Menayothin was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 29 more fights, and made his debut in 2007, 7 months earlier than Konkco, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 272 more professional rounds, 464 to Konkco's 192.
Moonsri vs Konkco form
Menayothin had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 4 times.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Tatsuya Fukuhara on 31st May 2019 by technical decision in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall, Chachoengsao, Thailand.
Previous to that, he had defeated Mektison Marganti on 16th November 2018 by unanimous decision in their 6 round contest at Sofia Hotel, Prachinburi.
Going into that contest, he had beat Pedro Taduran on 29th August 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at Nakhon Sawan.
Before that, he had won against Leroy Estrada on 2nd May 2018 by technical knockout in the 5th round in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall Ground, Nakhon Ratchasima.
He had beat Tatsuya Fukuhara on 25th November 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Minimumweight championship fight at Suranaree Camp Stadium, Nakhon Ratchasima.
Menayothin's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 5 months and 29 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 24 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 43 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 8.6 rounds on average.
What were the odds on Moonsri vs Konkco?
Wanheng Menayothin was a (+100) underdog going into the contest, while Simpiwe Konkco made his way into the ring at (+100) with oddsmakers.