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Boxer 'Bigshotcamp' falls over ropes on ring entrance, gets knocked out soon after

We are urging the boxing authorities to give the 36-year-old from Thailand a world title shot.

DENNAPA BIGSHOTCAMP [real name] has been boxing, and getting knocked out, for the past 11 years but keeps coming back for more.

The 36-year-old light middleweight from Thailand has boxed 43 times since his debut in 2003. He has won 12 times and lost 31. 13 of his defeats have come via knock out. Little wonder, then, that he is currently ranked 861 in the world.

And yet, Bigshotcamp keeps coming back for more. He entered the ring for his bout against Ahmed Dib earlier this month [9 April] on the back of a seven bout losing streak. The evening did not get off to the greatest start as his vault over the ropes went comically wrong.

He regained his feet in plenty of time for the bell and lasted until mid-way through the second round before he was sent sprawling. His response, as the referee was counting to 10, was an absolute classic:

Source: Aotearoa SportsVideos/YouTube

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