World-rated Marjohn Yap of Cagayan de Oro returns to his hometown to fight Ulysses Lagos for the vacant GBO Asia-Pacific Super Bantamweight title in “Battle of the Asian Rising Star” set later today, March 3 ,2019 at 2:00pm at Limketkai Mall.
Yap who is now ranked No. 9 by the WBC is coming off a loss to Japan’s Takuma Inoue which stalled his chance to fight for a world title. He fights Sultan Kudarat native Lagos who has a record of 9-1-0 with 3 KOs. Below are photos of the official weigh-in Saturday.
A co-main event features Jess Rhey Waminal vs Renan Portes for the GBO Asia-Pacific Bantamweight title.