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- Manny Melchor 20-15-4 (5 KOs) vs. Ratanapol Sor Vorapin 11-2-1 (8 KOs)
- Melchor came into the fight 1-1 against Thai opponents, losing to Chana Porpaoin by decision through ten rounds two and a half years ago and beating Fahlan Sakkreerin by split decision for the IBF Minimumweight Title in his last bout. Melchor also came into the fight going 2-3-1 (1 KOs) outside his native Philippines, and going 1-1 (0 KOs) in Thailand.
- Ratanapol came into the fight 2-0 (2 KOs) against Filipino opponents, having knocked out Ali Moril (KO3) and Al Tarazona (KO 5) respectively. Ratanapol has yet to fight outside his native Thailand compiling a record of 11-2-1 (8 KOs) within the country.