Fight of year: Yaegashi-Porpramook

Updated: December 30, 2011, 3:56 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

In 2006, Thai junior featherweight Somsak Sithchatchawal stopped France-based Iranian Mahyar Monshipour in the 10th round to win a junior featherweight title on the outskirts of Paris in a fight that was so good, was waged at such a high-octane pace and had so much ridiculous pulsating action that it eventually won fight of the year honors from a variety of outlets, including ESPN.com -- even though few had ever heard of the boxers before the fight or had any idea how to pronounce their names.

That ...

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