Niyomtrong vs Tanaka Info
Thammanoon Niyomtrong beat Norihito Tanaka by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest on Tuesday 3rd March 2020 at Nakhon Sawan Municipality Ground in Nakhon Sawan.
The scorecards were announced as 120-107, 119-108, 120-107 in favor of winner Thammanoon Niyomtrong.
The fight took place over rounds .
This contest was for the WBA championship of the world.
Niyomtrong vs Tanaka stats
Thammanoon Niyomtrong stepped into the ring with an undefeated record of 20 wins, zero loses and draws, 7 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Norihito Tanaka made his way to the ring with a record of 19 wins, 7 loses and draws, with 10 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggested Tanaka had advantage in power over Niyomtrong, with a 53% knock out percentage over Niyomtrong's 35%.
Thammanoon Niyomtrong was the younger man by 6 years, at 29 years old.
Both Thammanoon Niyomtrong & Norihito Tanaka fought out of an orthodox stance.
Niyomtrong was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 6 less fights, and made his debut in 2012, 7 year and 3 months later than Tanaka, who’s first professional fight was in 2005. He had fought 42 more professional rounds, 186 to Tanaka's 144.
Niyomtrong vs Tanaka form
Niyomtrong remained undefeated as a professional.
In his last fight before this contest, he had beat ArAr Andales on 2nd August 2019 by technical decision in their WBA World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall Ground, Nakhon Sawan, Thailand.
Previous to that, he had beat Toto Landero on 6th March 2018 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Minimumweight championship fight at Chonburi Provincial Ground, Chonburi.
Going into that contest, he had won against Shin Ono on 14th December 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Minimumweight championship fight at Nakhon Ratchasima Provincial Ground, Nakhon Ratchasima.
Before that, he had beat Byron Rojas on 29th June 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall's Ground, Khon Kaen.
He had defeated Carlos Buitrago on 4th February 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBA Interim World Minimumweight championship fight at City Hall Ground, Chonburi.