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2012-10-20 : AJ Banal 118 lbs lost to Pungluang Sor Singyu 118 lbs by TKO at 1:45 in round 9 of 12
- Pungluang Sor Singyu 42-1 (27 KOs) vs. AJ Banal 28-1-1 (20 KOs)
- Banal entered as the #8 bantamweight contender in the world according to The Ring Magazine. Pungluang was unranked by the same publication. Banal entered as the WBO #1 bantamweight contender for the vacant title, while Pungluang entered as the WBO #2 bantamweight contender. Banal was also ranked as the IBF #11 bantamweight contender.