February 27, 2016 Albert Pagara vs. Yesner Talavera at Cebu City Waterfront Hotel & Casino, Barangay Lahug, Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines for the WBO Inter-Continental super bantamweight title
One again undefeated Prince Albert Pagara of the Philippines come out victorious after 12 round bout against Yesner Talavera from Managua, Nicaragua, The Nicaraguan uses ring generalship to stay away from Pagara’s power punches but he failed to fight back effectively the result is a one-sided Unanimous Decision win for Pagara. Pagara tried everything to knock out Talavera but the Nicaragua really moves very well and does not want to engage in a toe toe fight. Pagara hurt Talavera with body shot that sent the Nicaraguan down but Pagara failed to finish him Yesner continue to run the remaining rounds of the fight and contented to survive up the the final bell.
Albert Pagara showed in this fight that he can win against runners he is also patient no matter what showboating his opponent do he never gets carried away.
If only Albert Pagara work on the body more in this fight he could have slow down Yesner Talavera and stop him in the later rounds.