On November 27 in Nakhon Sawan, Thailand, World Boxing Council straw weight champion Wanheng Menayothin of Thailand, will defend his title against fellow Thai Panya Pradabsri.
Menayothin is a champion who has had a close relationship with the WBC since the beginning of his career. He won the junior minimum world title in March 2007, successfully defending it 8 times, subsequently won the WBC international title in December 2009, making 12 successful defenses. The moment of his consecration as WBC straw champion came on November 6, 2014.
Pradabsri is the current WBC Asia champion and has held the OPBF crown of the straw division. He is a fast and hungry fighter who is sure to be a capable challenge to the record reigning world champion.