1999-10-23 Paulie Ayala w pts 12 Saohin Srithai Condo, Will Rogers’ Coliseum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA - WBA

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1999-10-23 Paulie Ayala w pts 12 Saohin Srithai Condo, Will Rogers’ Coliseum, Fort Worth, Texas, USA - WBA. Referee: Rafael Ramos. Scorecards: 118-110, 117-111, 118-110. Not much was known about the challenger before the fight, something he put right when giving Ayala (118) one of his hardest contests. What the brawling Srithai Condo (117) lacked in ability he made up for in sheer aggression, the southpaw Ayala quickly deciding it would be better to counter and move while opening up when the Thai least expected it. The plan worked to perfection, but Srithai Condo remained dangerous throughout, swinging a big right hand and taking everything Ayala could throw at him without ever taking a backward step.