May 27, 2016 Arthur Villanueva vs. Juan Jimenez at University of St. La Salle Coliseum, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines for the vacant WBO Asia Pacific bantamweight title
Arthur Villanueva from Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, Philippines fought Juan Jimenez from Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico
The fight started slow in the first round but in the second round Jimenez landed a 5 punch combination that sent the down Villanueva down for the first time in the fight, Villanueva looks ok and he was able to finish the round.
In the second round the Filipino answered back with a hard right and sent down Jimerez second knock in the fight and now both fighters have scored one knock down that evens up the score.
In the 4th round the fight started to heat up but a clash of heads resulted for both fighters going down but Jimerez received the more damage down for serveral minutes in the slowmo replay it shows that Villanueva landed a left jab followed by right which landed to shoulder of Jimenez while their heads comes together. Its a bizarre ending of the fight but accidents do happen it was an accidental headbutt that ended the fight I think Jimenez deserves a rematch it should be a no contest but the official result is a KO win for the Filipino.
Official Result: Arthur Villanueva won the fight by Knock Out