Naidu wants title fight after win

NADI’S Ronald Naidu is looking forward to a title bout after beating Rakuro Daunivavana in the Kiran Boxing Promotions program at the Tilak High School hall on Saturday.

Naidu dominated the fight despite Daunivanana’s late surge in the 8×6 minute contest.

The last fight between the two ended in a draw.

Naidu said it was a better fight for him this time.

“I trained for two weeks but it was disrupted by the adverse weather conditions,” Naidu said.

“It was a good fight. I would like to thank all the fans who turned up in numbers for the program and also my sponsor M Recht Accessories and the guys at Mulomulo Boxing Club.

“Rakuro is a good boxer. This was my second bout with him so I knew what to expect. Now I’m aiming for a title fight.

Naidu won on a unanimous decision with 78-75, 77-75, 76-75 points on the score card.

Results: (Main bout) 8 x 3 min Ronald Naidu beat Rakuro Daunivavana in split points, (main supporting bout) 6 x 3 min Krishna Mudaliar drew with Franco Frazer, Sachin Mudaliar beat Ritesh Goundar by split points decision. Joseva Lomia lost to Rahul Aaron Kumar on TKO 2nd round 33 Sec. 4 x 3 min Felix Wiliame Chongsue beat Saula Naicori by TKO 1 min 51 Sec, Jonasa Kavika beat Rupeni Rasaku by KO in the fifth round (1 min 35 Sec), Isikeli Tulele lost to Asivurusi Turaga, Esira Cagi lost to James Singh by RSC in round 2 (1.12sec) (Women bout) Elenoa Mataniniga drew with Katrina Singh.

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