WATCH: Mark Magsayo vs Panya Uthok weigh-in
BOHOL, Philippines – Filipino fighter Mark "Magnifico" Magsayo puts his unbeaten record at stake when he battles Thai veteran Panya Uthok for the vacant WBC Asia featherweight title at the Pride of Bohol in Tagbilaran City on Saturday, August 31.
A confident Magsayo, who carries a perfect 19-0 record with 14 knockouts, heads into the weigh-in declaring he’s in great shape for the homecoming fight against Uthok (53-6, 35 KO).
GAB bantamweight champion Giovanni “Little Giant” Escaner (19-4, 12 KO), undefeated newbie Franco Serafica (3-0, 1 KO) and the redemption-seeking veteran Powell Balaba (9-30-1, 5 KO) are also among the Filipino undercard fighters in the event presented by Vladimir Boxing Promotions. – Rappler.com