Yokkao 16 took place this past weekend in Argentina, it was the promotions first event in the country and it delivered. The night’s main event featured Pakorn PK SaenchaiMuayThaiGym vs. Nicolas Vega for the Yokkao 65kg Championship. There was then four fights dubbed Argentina vs. Yokkao UK which featured the likes of Alan Sheinson vs. Damian Bujan and Nicolas Sanchez vs. Soloman Wickstead.
Pakorn looks dominant as many expected. Despite a valiant effort by Vega, Pakorn was just to experienced and skilled for him. Vegas was able to cut Pakorn with an elbow, but two knockdowns courtesy of Pakorn’s knees sealed the deal for Vega. Pakorn defended his Yokkao title with a decisive decision.
Nicolas Sanchez was able to score a second round (T)KO over Soloman Wickstead and fan favorite Damian Bujan came up short against late replacement Alan Sheinson. It was a battle between Bujan and Sheinson, but in the third round Sheinson’s onslaught was too much and he scored a (T)KO win.
Yokkao 16 Results:
Pakorn PK SaenchaiMuayThaiGym def. Nicolas Vega via Decision – Defends Yokkao 65kg Championship
Nicolas Sanchez def. Soloman Wickstead via (T)KO in Rd. 2
Alan Sheinson def. Damian Bujan via (T)KO in Rd. 3
Alejandro Amicucci def. Ignacio Godachevic via Decision
Damian Munoz def. Alan Price via (T)KO in Rd. 1
Juan Cruz Gravina def. Alejandro Toth via Decision
Nicolas Arienterosso def. Lucas Penayo via Decision