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The Ring Magazine Ratings Reviewed: Strawweight

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14
Apr

The Ring Magazine Ratings Reviewed: Strawweight

The Ring Magazine first introduced its divisional ratings in 1925 and 95 years later they’re still going strong. It is...

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29
Nov

Knockout CP Freshmart retains strawweight belt with second win over Byron Rojas

Knockout CP Freshmart retained his WBA strawweight title for the sixth time Thursday, turning back the man he initially won...

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12
Jan

2016 Ring Awards: Finalists for Upset of the Year

We are now in the countdown to revealing our year-end award winners for 2016. Next up we have the finalists for Upset of the Year.

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06
Jul

RING Ratings update: Strawweight spotlight

Last week’s most active division was at the bottom of the scale, with Thailand’s Knockout CP Freshmart emerging as the biggest winner.

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29
Jun

Freshmart tops Rojas in grappling, headbutt-filled title bout

On Wednesday, Knockout CP Freshmart challenged Byron Rojas for the WBA strawweight title in Khon Kaen, Thailand.

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28
Jun

Byron Rojas braves hostile territory again, this time as champion

Strawweight titleholder Byron Rojas isn’t playing it safe after his upset win over Hekkie Budler; on Wednesday he’ll face Knockout CP Freshmart in Thailand.

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30
Mar

Byron Rojas celebrated as Nicaragua’s newest champion

Venturing outside his homeland for the first time, Nicaraguan strawweight Byron Rojas pulled off a shocker by unseating longtime titleholder Hekkie Budler.

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22
Mar

RING Ratings Update: Lightweights, strawweights in action

Byron Rojas crashed the strawweight ratings with his upset win over Hekkie Budler and the lightweights got a reshuffle in this week’s RING Ratings update.

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19
Mar

Byron Rojas stuns Hekkie Budler, wins decision in South Africa

Byron Rojas pulled off a major upset on Saturday, defeating Hekkie Budler by unanimous decision to win the WBA strawweight title in Kempton Park, South Africa.

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16
Mar

Hekkie Budler: A ‘very good’ champion who dares to be great

WBA strawweight titlist Hekkie Budler isn’t satisfied with simply being a ‘very good’ titlist in his division. He wants nothing less than greatness.

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