Friday, January 06, 2017

ALA's Melvin Jerusalem to face Wanheng Menayothin for the WBC title on Jan. 25th

Young Gun of ALA promotion Melvin Jerusalem is set to face the current WBC World minimumweight champion Wanheng Menayothin on January 25, 2016 at the Phitsanuloke Province in Thailand.

Jerusalem is a 22 years old boxer from Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon, Philippines, has an undefeated record consisting of 11 wins including 7 victories by way of KO.

Jerusalem never been fought any high caliber boxers but the potential of this kid is unpredictable. Jerusalem has a KO power that can put upset against the Thailander

Meanwhile, his opponent, Wanheng Menayothin 33 is a 5 time minimum weight world champion, he has a record of 44W(17KO)-0L.

He defeated a lot of Filipino boxers including Jeffrey Galero, Jerry Tomogdan, Roilo Golez and more.

He had fought Saul Jaurez of Mexico last year and defeated it via unanimous decision.

Also read: Jerwin Ancajas faces Jose Alfredo Rodriguez on Jan. 29th in Macau