World Fighting Championships scored a knockout comeback this past Saturday at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, CA.
In the main event of WFC 98, jr middleweight Madiyar Ashkeyev (11-0, 6 KOs) from Kazakhstan but now fighting out of Oxnard, CA scored a unanimous decision over veteran Luis Hernandez (16-7, 9 KOs) of Puerto Rico. The scores were 98-91 (twice) and 99-90.
In the co-feature, middleweight Meiirim Nursultanov (9-0, 7 KOs) – also from Kazakhstan but now fighting out of Oxnard, CA – knocked out Ramon Aguinaga (13-1, 9 KOs) of Chula Vista, CA at 2:50 of the second round.
Both Ashkeyev and Nursultanov train at the Boxing Laboratory in Oxnard, CA which produced WBO/WBA lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko. Continue reading “Ashkeyev, Nursultanov win at Chumash Casino”