November 10th 1996-Provincial Stadium, Phichit, Thailand
Panieng Poontarat (14-0, 4) Vs Manny Melchor (30-26-5, 6)
The often forgotten Payao Poontarat wasn't the family's only talented boxer with brother Panieng Poontarat also having some success in the ring. Here we see Panieng face off against former world champion Manny Melchor.
February 2nd 2001-Frontón Palacio Jai Alai, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Manny Melchor (38-30-6, 6) Vs Jose Antonio Aguirre (25-1-1, 16)
In the early part of the 1990's Filipino fighter Manny Melchor was the IBF Minimumweight champion. Almost a decade later he took on the then WBC champion Jose Antonio Aguirre in an attempt to become a 2-time champion.
May 3rd 2002-Randy's Ballroom, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Manny Melchor (38-34-6, 6) vs Gabriel Elizondo (10-0, 6)
In 1992 Filipino fighter Manny Melchor was the IBF Minimumweight champion. Almost a decade later he took part in his final bout, as he took on the then unbeaten Gabriel Elizondo, who would later go on to drop Jhonny Gonzalez in knock down slug out affair in 2004.
December 10th 1992-National Stadium Gymnasium, Bangkok, Thailand
Ratanapol Sor Vorapin (11-2-1, 8) vs Manny Melchor (20-15-4, 5)
In 1992 Thai teenager Ratanapol Sor Vorapin [รัตนพล ส.วรพิน] challenged experienced IBF Mnimumweight champion Manny Melchor.
Here we include some of the best, most interesting, most exciting or most eye catching videos from around the Asian boxing world.