Cagayan de Oro’s Daniel Maamo beat China’s Chang Yong via points decision to advance into the quarterfinals of the flyweight category of the ASBC Asian Elite Men’s Boxing Championships at the sprawling Uzbekistan National Sports Complex in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Based on the results as shown below, the fight was stopped at 2:39 of the 2nd round. No details were given but perhaps tournament boxing rules suggest a points decision from the bout stoppage. Maamo won by 3-2 points decision.
He now faces Sri Lankan Seneviratne Bandara. Download results HERE.
Maamo together with Olympian Rogen Ladon (light flyweight) and Eumir Felix Marcial (middleweight) are the last men standing for the Philippines for a chance to advance to book a ticket to the World Boxing Championship set August 25-September 3 in Hamburg, Germany.