July 16th 1994-Municipal Stadium, Uttaradit, Thailand
Daorung Chuwatana (53-5-2, 32) vs John Michael Johnson (18-4, 14)
In 1994 Thailand's Daorung Chuwatana had his first world title bout, challenging the then WBA Bantamweight champion John Michael Johnson.
October 27th 1996-Lap Lae, Uttaradit, Thailand
Daorung Chuwatana (59-6-3, 36) vs Nana Yaw Konadu (36-2-1, 29) I
In 1996 Daorung Chuwatana battled against the then WBA Bantamweight champion Nana Yaw Konadu. The two men would go on to have a rematch the following year in the US.
March 15th 1997-Satun Stadium, Satun, Thailand
Daorung Chuwatana (60-6-3, 36) vs Felix Machado (12-2, 5)
In his 70th professional bout Thailand's Daorung Chuwatana took on Felix Machado, with the Thai's WBA Bantamweight on the line.
May 27th 1995-Bangkok, Thailand
Daorung Chuwatana (55-5-2, 33) vs Lakhin Vasansit (11-0, 8)
In 1995 Thai fans got an all-Thai bout for the WBA Bantameight title as defending champion Daorung Chuwatana took on unbeaten challenger Lakhin Vasansit.
September 17th 1995-Nonthaburi, Thailand
Veeraphol Sahaprom (3-0, 3) Vs Daorung Chuwatana (55-5-3, 33)
In recent year's we've seen young Japanese fighters climb through the rankings at an alarming rate with current world champions like Naoya Inoue and Kosei Tanaka. In the past however it was often the Thai's who moved over from Muay Thai to boxing who were fast tracked, like Saensak Muangsurin and Veeraphol Sahaprom [ธีระพล สำราญกลาง]. Here is Sahaprom, AKA "Deathmask", fighting in his first world title bout, in what was just his 4th professional bout. In the opposite corner was the highly experienced Daorung Chuwatana [ดาวรุ่ง ชูวัฒนะ], who was the then WBA Bantamweight champion.
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