Pongsaklek Wonjongkam is back in action on Friday. (Photo by Scott Mallon/Wikimedia Commons)
Not much happening in the boxing world this weekend, except for a double-header in Bangkok, featuring Pongsaklek Wonjongkam and Adrian Hernandez. Wonjongkam, champion of the 112lb class, takes on inexperienced Japanese challenger Hirofumi Mukai, while Hernandez, rated third at 108lbs by Bad Left Hook, faces off against Kompayak Porpramook.
For those that haven't played before, welcome to the best pick'em game going. Please join right in and start playing (just make sure to check out the rules - we promise they are very simple).
An explanation of how to fill out your selections appears at the bottom of this post - please follow these instructions as it makes it easier for us to tabulate the results quickly each week.
You can check out the latest standings here.
Let’s get to the week 9 line-up…**** Remember you do not need to make a selection on every fight. If you are unfamiliar with any of the fighters, and don't want to risk points, you are free to PASS on any pick. You must make at least one selection to receive the 10 point participation bonus****
A. Pick the winner / Method of victory - Adrian Hernandez vs Kompayak Porpramook (technical decision counts as decision, DQ counts as stoppage - Saturday, December 17)
1. Hernandez to win (any method) – risk 9 to win 2.
2. Hernandez by stoppage – risk 4 to win 7.
3. Hernandez by decision – risk 5 to win 6.
4. Porpamook (any method) – risk 2 to win 9.
B. Pick the winner / Method of victory - Pongsaklek Wonjongkam vs Hirotumi Mukai (technical decision counts as decision, DQ counts as stoppage - Saturday, December 17)
1. Wonjongkam to win (any method) – risk 9 to win 1.
2. Wonjongkam by stoppage – risk 2.5 to win 7.5.
3. Wonjongkam by decision – risk 6.5 to win 3.5.
4. Mukai (any method) – risk 1 to win 9.
Please fill out your selections as follows:
Enter the LETTER of the fight first, then whether it’s a single (1), double (2) or triple (3) followed by the NUMBER of your pick and the NAME of the FIGHTER and METHOD of victory (where applicable).
**** You have 10 doubles and 5 triples to use over the 10 week season ****
For Selection A, if you want to use one of your doubles on Hernandez to win by any method...
A. (2) – 1 – Hernandez to win
For Selection B, if you want to pick Wonjongkam by decision using a double or triple...
B. (1) – 3 - Wonjongkam by stoppage
For Selection C, if you wanted to use a triple on Ward to win by a margin of more than 3 1/2 rounds on the official scorecards you would enter...
C. (3) – 2 – More than 3 1/2
For Selection D, if you wish to pass...