Monday, July 31, 2017

Raveco-Nantapech winner to face Donnie Nietes

Juan Carlos Reveco vs Komgrich Nantapech is scheduled on September 8 in Argentina.

This fight would be a title eliminator for the current IBF World flyweight champion Donnie Nietes.

Raveco is a former WBA world flyweight champion, a 34 years old with a record of 38 wins, 19 by KO and has only 3 defeats.

The Argentinian had been a world champion from 2010 to 2014 where he was stopped by the Japanese Kazuto Ioka via majority decision.

Raveco got the rematch in 2015 but Ioka got a decisive win by knoncking out the Argentinian in the 11th round.

Meanwhile, Komgrich Nantapech is a 28 years old Thailander with a record of 22W(15KO)-4L.

Nantapech has currently rated no. 9 best flyweight fighter in the world and no. 1 in Thailand.

Nantapech will try to stop the Argentinian to get the rematch with Nietes.

The Thailander fought Nietes last May for the vacant IBF World flyweight title but defeated via unanimous decision.