FRENCH STAR JIMMY VIENOT
KO WIN SECURES WORLD TITLE
2 Mar 2017
Jimmy Vietnot world middleweight champion
World and top ranked French superstar Jimmy Vienot won the WBMT Middleweight championship at Rajadamnern Stadium on 23 February.
Vienot beat Thai challenger Denpanom Kila Korat with a third round KO.
Three WBCMT world titles were contested at the Raja arena attended by hundreds of foreigners who flocked to Bangkok famous Muaythai stadium.
Steve Banks (USA) scored a huge KO win in the third round to defeat the reigning Thai super heavyweight champion Benz.
Two Thais contested the vacant MBCMT Lightweight title.
Papayak Sit Jatik scored a close points win over Phoneak Mor Phuwanart. The judges scored the championship 49/48, 49/48, 49/47 in favor of Papayak.