Vic Saludar won the WBA strawweight title after defeating fellow Filipino Robert Paradero.
By split decision, Saludar prevailed and won the vacant WBA world minimum weight title.
Both boxers went hand in hand at the start of the fight.
Paradero poured his strength into the final round but he was unable to knock Saludar down.
Saludar had 21 wins, four losses and 11 knockouts while Paradero had 18 wins and one loss with 12 knockouts.