Laois boxer TJ Doheny wins IBF world title final eliminator in Bangkok

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Laois boxer TJ Doheny wins IBF world title final eliminator in Bangkok

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Portlaoise super bantamweight TJ Doheny has won his International Boxing Federation world title final eliminator.

Doheny defeated Mike Tawatchi of Thailand via unamious decision to bring his fight record up to (18-0).

The fight took place in Bangkok on Wednesday, December 20.

He will now face current champion Ryosuke Iwasa of Japan in a mandatory defence bout, according to Irishboxing.com.

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