Boxing Results

Martinez smokes Rosales in 21 seconds

Undefeated super featherweight prospect Xavier Martinez (15-0, 11 KOs) needed just 21 seconds to demolish Jessie Cris Rosales (22-4-1, 10 KOs) on Friday night at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas.

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A crushing left/right combination to the head laid out Rosales just moments after the opening bell.

Martinez has now scored knockouts in seven consecutive fights.

“I wanted to steal the show,” said Martinez. “I’m going to get back in the gym and continue grinding. I want to be the best. I have the best team in boxing right now. As long as they keep lining them up, I’m going to keep knocking them down.” Continue reading “Martinez smokes Rosales in 21 seconds”

Undefeated super featherweight prospect Xavier Martinez (15-0, 11 KOs) needed just 21 seconds to demolish Jessie Cris Rosales (22-4-1, 10 KOs) on Friday night at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas.…
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Late Results from Italy

On October 25 at Allianz Cloud in Milan, Italy, IBF International super middleweight champion Daniele Scardina and European lightweight champion Francesco Patera both retain their titles by unanimous decision. Continue reading “Late Results from Italy”

On October 25 at Allianz Cloud in Milan, Italy, IBF International super middleweight champion Daniele Scardina and European lightweight champion Francesco Patera both retain their titles by unanimous decision.



Bohachuk KOs Brunson in four

Unbeaten super welterweight Serhii “El Flaco” Bohachuk (16-0, 16 KOs) scored a fourth round KO over Tyrone “Young Gun” Brunson (28-7-2, 25 KOs) on Sunday night at the Avalon in Hollywood, California. Bohachuk dropped Brunson with a right hand to the jaw in round three. Bohachuk floored Brunson twice more in round four to end it. Time was 2:50. El Flaco claimed the vacant WBC Continental America’s title. Continue reading “Bohachuk KOs Brunson in four”

Unbeaten super welterweight Serhii “El Flaco” Bohachuk (16-0, 16 KOs) scored a fourth round KO over Tyrone “Young Gun” Brunson (28-7-2, 25 KOs) on Sunday night at the Avalon in…
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“Bimbito” Mendez barely retains WBO 105lb title

Photos: Marcos Mejias Ortiz/PRBBP

WBO minimumweight champion Wilfredo “Bimbito” Méndez (15-1, 5 KOs) won by technical split decision when the fight was stopped at the start of the seventh round due to a cut on the forehead of Axel Aragon (13-3-1, 8 KOs) on Saturday night at the Rubén Zayas Montañez Coliseum in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico. The cards were 68-65, 67-66 for Mendez and 67-66 for Aragon.
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Mendez dominated with his boxing and movement but in round four during an exchange Aragon sent him to the canvas. Mendez hurt Aragon in round five with good body punches, but in round six a head clash caused the wound that let to the fight being stopped. Continue reading ““Bimbito” Mendez barely retains WBO 105lb title”

Photos: Marcos Mejias Ortiz/PRBBP WBO minimumweight champion Wilfredo “Bimbito” Méndez (15-1, 5 KOs) won by technical split decision when the fight was stopped at the start of the seventh round…
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Stevenson schools Gonzalez, wins WBO 126lb title

Photos: Sumio Yamada

In a grudge match for the vacant WBO featherweight world title, former Olympic medalist Shakur Stevenson (13-0, 7 KOs) easily picked apart Joet Gonzalez (23-1, 14 KOs) over twelve rounds on Saturday night in front of 2,828 fans at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno, Nevada.
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Stevenson was simply too fast for Gonzalez, who wasn’t able to get much offense going. In the end, Stevenson won by scores of 119-109 on all three cards.

“This is a great feeling. One of the best feelings of my life,” said Stevenson. “I have a lot of respect for Joet (his girlfriend’s brother). He is a great fighter. I have nothing against him. If he decides to be cool with me, I’ll be cool with him.” Continue reading “Stevenson schools Gonzalez, wins WBO 126lb title”

Photos: Sumio Yamada In a grudge match for the vacant WBO featherweight world title, former Olympic medalist Shakur Stevenson (13-0, 7 KOs) easily picked apart Joet Gonzalez (23-1, 14 KOs)…
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JAPAN UPDATE

WBA #12 heavyweight Fujimoto returns to action

By Joe Koizumi
Photos by Naoki Fukuda

During this reporter’s absence in Japan to attend the WBC convention in Mexico for the almost fortieth year, there happened considerably important fights in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday (October 21). WBA #12 heavyweight Kyotaro Fujimoto (21-1, 13 KOs), 230.5, returned to action and repeated his TKO triumph over Thailand’s Suthat Kalalek (12-11, 11 KOs), 215, at 2:08 of the sixth round at the Korakuen Hall.
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Kyotaro, WBO Asia Pacific heavyweight champ, hurt Suthat with faster jabs and left-right combinations, and finally dropped the game free-swinging Thailander twice with effective body shots. Fujimoto, formerly a K-1 battler with a good footwork, is aiming at a competition for a higher value such as an eliminator for #1 that may guarantee his world title shot, hopefully. Continue reading “JAPAN UPDATE”

WBA #12 heavyweight Fujimoto returns to action By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda During this reporter’s absence in Japan to attend the WBC convention in Mexico for the almost…
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Vansiclen defeats Sevilla-Rivera in Auburn, WA

By Ricardo Ibarra
Photos by Mike Blair/Boxingprospects.net

Undefeated Pacific Northwest light heavyweight Richard Vansiclen (7-0, 3 KOs) added his seventh consecutive win on Saturday night at Green River College in Auburn, Washington, defeating Fife, Washington’s Cameron Sevilla-Rivera (7-6-3, 5 KOs).
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Fighting in the main event of PNW Professional Boxing Promotions’ annual Halloween card, Vansiclen used his superior movement and more accurate punching to control most of the fight, dropping Sevilla-Rivera twice in the fifth en route to a six round unanimous decision win. Continue reading “Vansiclen defeats Sevilla-Rivera in Auburn, WA”

By Ricardo Ibarra Photos by Mike Blair/Boxingprospects.net Undefeated Pacific Northwest light heavyweight Richard Vansiclen (7-0, 3 KOs) added his seventh consecutive win on Saturday night at Green River College in…
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Campa stops Betancourt in two

Junior welterweight Pedro “La Roca” Campa (31-1-1, 21 KOs) scored a second round TKO over Kenin Betancourt (12-6, 9 KOs) on Saturday night at the Plaza de Toros in Ameca, Jalisco, Mexico. Betancourt was down twice before the bout was halted at the 2:33 mark.
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“I am very happy,” said Campa. “I felt very strong. We are ready for a title opportunity fight in America. Fernando Beltran promised me that next fight we’re going for bigger fights!” Continue reading “Campa stops Betancourt in two”

Junior welterweight Pedro “La Roca” Campa (31-1-1, 21 KOs) scored a second round TKO over Kenin Betancourt (12-6, 9 KOs) on Saturday night at the Plaza de Toros in Ameca,…
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Lubin, Easter, Sanchez win decisions

WBC #2, WBA #5 super welterweight Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (22-1, 16 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Nathaniel Gallimore (21-4-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday night at Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania. Lubin rocked Gallimore several times en route to a 99-91 win across the board.

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“I had a tremendous training camp thanks to Kevin Cunningham,” Lubin said. “At first we had Terrell Gausha but he fell out due to his injury. I appreciate Gallimore for stepping up to the plate. He gave me a tough fight and I appreciate it. We gave the fans what they wanted. I measured him. I just timed him and I was able to land my power shots. Continue reading “Lubin, Easter, Sanchez win decisions”

WBC #2, WBA #5 super welterweight Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (22-1, 16 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Nathaniel Gallimore (21-4-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday night at Santander…
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Undercard Results from Reno

NABF female super featherweight titlist Mikaela Mayer (12-0, 5 KOs) stopped Alejandra Zamora (7-4, 1 KO) in six rounds. Mayer dropped Zamora in round one and punished her until Zamora’s corner stopped the bout between the sixth and seventh rounds.

NABO bantamweight champion Joshua “Mr. Night Night” Greer (21-1-1, 12 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision former world title challenger Antonio Nieves (19-2-2, 11 KOs). Nieves scored a knockdown in round ten, but Greer came away with a 95-94, 95-94, 96-93 win. Continue reading “Undercard Results from Reno”

NABF female super featherweight titlist Mikaela Mayer (12-0, 5 KOs) stopped Alejandra Zamora (7-4, 1 KO) in six rounds. Mayer dropped Zamora in round one and punished her until Zamora’s…
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Taylor beats Prograis for WBA/IBF and Ali trophy

In a super lightweight world title unification and World Boxing Super Series final, IBF champion Josh Taylor (16-0, 12 KOs) seized the WBA belt of Regis Prograis (24-1, 20 KOs) by twelve round majority decision on Saturday night at The O2 Arena in London.
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Very close, gritty contest. Taylor landed the more eye-catching shots, especially over the second half of the fight. In the end, scores were 114-114, 115-113, 117-112.

After the fight, WBA/IBF unified champ Taylor called out WBC/WBO unified champ Jose Ramirez to fight for the undisputed title. “Jose Ramirez, where you at? Let’s do it,” Taylor said.

Prograis was classy in defeat, saying “It was a close fight, the better man won tonight so it’s cool.”

In a super lightweight world title unification and World Boxing Super Series final, IBF champion Josh Taylor (16-0, 12 KOs) seized the WBA belt of Regis Prograis (24-1, 20 KOs)…
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Derek Chisora stops David Price in four

WBC #9 heavyweight Derek Chisora (32-9, 23 KOs) scored a fourth round TKO over WBA #8 David Price (25-7, 20 KOs) on Saturday night at The O2 Arena in London. Chisora didn’t have any trouble getting inside and the fight was mostly fought at close quarters.
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Price was rocked at the end of round three. Chisora then dropped Price with a short right hand to the side of the head in round four. Price beat the count and seemed OK, but his corner threw in towel. Time was 2:00. Chisora claimed the vacant WBO intercontinental title.

“I came to seek and destroy,” said Chisora afterward. “If I catch him, he’s gone…if we can get Joseph Parker a.s.a.p., I’m ready to go. I hope he doesn’t get another spider bite.”

WBC #9 heavyweight Derek Chisora (32-9, 23 KOs) scored a fourth round TKO over WBA #8 David Price (25-7, 20 KOs) on Saturday night at The O2 Arena in London.…
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Islam defeats Kautondokwa

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WBO #8 middleweight and 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Kanat Islam (27-0, 21 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Walter Kautondokwa (18-2, 17 KOs) to retain his WBO International title on Saturday night at the Baluan Sholak Sports Palace in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
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Islam started well dropped Kautondokwa with a left hook in round five, then wilted badly over the remaining rounds but still got the win by wide margins 97-92 (twice) and 99-92. It was not a great night for Kanat.

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Photos: Lester Silva/Qazaq Promotions WBO #8 middleweight and 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Kanat Islam (27-0, 21 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Walter Kautondokwa (18-2, 17 KOs) to…
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Undercard Results from London

In a lightweight battle between former world champions, Lee Selby (28-2, 9 KOs) scored a twelve round majority decision over Ricky Burns (43-8-1, 16 KOs). Scores were 115-115, 116-112, 116-113.

In a clash between unbeaten cruiserweights, 2016 Olympian Lawrence Okolie (14-0, 11 KOs) claimed the EBU European title with a seventh round TKO over reigning beltholder Yves Ngabu (20-1, 14 KOs). Okolie staggered Ngabu in the seventh round and the bout was quickly waved off. Time was 2:28.

Unbeaten welterweight Conor Benn (16-0, 11 KOs) scored a fourth round KO over Steve Jamoye (26-8-2, 5 KOs). Conor is the son of former two-division world champion Nigel Benn.

In a lightweight battle between former world champions, Lee Selby (28-2, 9 KOs) scored a twelve round majority decision over Ricky Burns (43-8-1, 16 KOs). Scores were 115-115, 116-112, 116-113.…
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Velasquez shocks WBA #5 “Melo” in Miami

WBA #5, IBF #13 bantamweight Melvin “Melo” Lopez (21-1, 12 KOs) of Nicaragua (now based in Miami) was upset by veteran Jose Velasquez (27-6-2, 19 KOs) of Chile on Friday night at the Miami-Dade County Fair & Expo in Miami, Florida.

Lopez held his own in the fight and showed a lot of heart before a sudden ending in round nine where he suffered two knockdowns seconds apart. The referee waved the fight off after the second knockown at 1:58 of round nine. It was the first loss for the William Ramirez (WRAM Boxing) managed “Melo,” while Velasquez, who was 4-5-2 early in his career, has won 19 straight with 16 KOs in that span and now holds the WBO intercontinental bantamweight title.

Former two-time cruiserweight world title challenger Francisco Palacios (24-4, 15 KOs) had his first bout in more than three years, stopping journeyman Mariano Jose Riva (14-7, 8 KOs) of Argentina by TKO in round one of a scheduled six round cruiserweight bout. Continue reading “Velasquez shocks WBA #5 “Melo” in Miami”

WBA #5, IBF #13 bantamweight Melvin “Melo” Lopez (21-1, 12 KOs) of Nicaragua (now based in Miami) was upset by veteran Jose Velasquez (27-6-2, 19 KOs) of Chile on Friday…
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Castaneda stops Martyniouk in six

Unbeaten super lightweight Kendo “Tremendo” Castaneda (17-0, 8 KOs) bombed out Stan “The Man” Martyniouk (20-3, 6 KOs) in the sixth round on Friday night inside the Grande Exposition Hall at Silver Legacy Resort Casino in Reno, Nevada. Castaneda overpowered Martyniouk the whole fight and finally dropped him in round six and the bout was promptly waved off. Time was 2:22.

Bantamweight Oscar “Chapito” Vazquez (15-2-1, 3 KOs) and Gilberto Mendoza (15-7-3, 7 KOs) battled to a majority draw over eight rounds by scores of 76-76, 76-76 and 77-75 Vazquez.

Unbeaten super lightweight Kendo “Tremendo” Castaneda (17-0, 8 KOs) bombed out Stan “The Man” Martyniouk (20-3, 6 KOs) in the sixth round on Friday night inside the Grande Exposition Hall…
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Pintor gets tech decision over Sosa

Photos: Pablo Lozano

Local welterweight Mauricio “Trompas” Pintor (23-3-1, 14 KOs), the nephew of International Boxing Hall of Famer Lupe Pintor, won a controversial six round technical decision over John Karl Sosa (14-4, 7 KOs) on Friday night at the famed Blackberry Auditorium in Mexico City.
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Sosa appeared to be in control of the bout when Pintor was cut over the left eye by an accidental headbutt and was unable to continue. The bout went to the scorecards where Pintor was deemed ahead 59-55, 59-55, and 58-56 to retain his WBC Latino title.

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Photos: Pablo Lozano Local welterweight Mauricio “Trompas” Pintor (23-3-1, 14 KOs), the nephew of International Boxing Hall of Famer Lupe Pintor, won a controversial six round technical decision over John…
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WBC champ Wanheng Menayothin now 54-0

Photos: Sumio Yamada

WBC minimumweight champion Wanheng Menayothin extended his career record unbeaten streak and moved to 54-0, 18 KOs with a twelve round unanimous decision over South African mandatory challenger Simphiwe Konco (19-5, 7 KOs) on Friday afternoon in Chonburi, Thailand. Wanheng dropped Konco in round seven en route to a 118-109, 117-110, 116-111 verdict.
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Wanheng keeps winning after eclipsing Floyd Mayweather’s 50-0 mark in August 2018.

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Photos: Sumio Yamada WBC minimumweight champion Wanheng Menayothin extended his career record unbeaten streak and moved to 54-0, 18 KOs with a twelve round unanimous decision over South African mandatory…
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Soto barely retains WBO light fly crown

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In a war, WBO light flyweight champion Elwin “La Pulga” Soto (16-1, 11 KOs) retained his title by razor-thin unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Edward “The Heneral Fighting” Heno (14-1-5, 5 KOs) on Thursday night at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. Heno dropped an off-balance Soto in round three. Most rounds were close and all were hard-fought. Soto rallied down the stretch to pull it out 114-113, 115-112, 115-112. This was Soto’s first defense of his world title.
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“I felt I need to throw more punches,” said Soto afterward. “I won the early rounds, and I won the later rounds. But there were some rounds in the middle where he beat me. Either way, I won the fight, and I’m ready for anyone. I just want to keep fighting, no matter who it is.”

Heno stated, “I’m happy that I did well. But I won this fight. My whole team knows I won this fight. We’re ready for anything these throw at us, but I want a rematch.” Continue reading “Soto barely retains WBO light fly crown”

Photos: Tom Hogan-Hoganphotos/Golden Boy In a war, WBO light flyweight champion Elwin “La Pulga” Soto (16-1, 11 KOs) retained his title by razor-thin unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Edward “The…
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Broadway Boxing: Williams-Wiggins draw

Undefeated super lightweight “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) and Tre’Sean Wiggins (11-4-3, 6 KOs) battled to an eight round draw on Thursday night at the Generoso Pope Athletic Complex on the campus of St. Francis College in Brooklyn, NY. Scores were 77-75 Williams, 76-76, 76-76. Williams keeps his WBC USNBC belt.

In a clash between unbeaten heavyweights, George Arias (15-0, 7 KOs) won an eight-round unanimous decision over Gabriel “Torito” Hernandez (10-1, 9 KOs). Scores were 77-75, 79-73, 80-72. Continue reading “Broadway Boxing: Williams-Wiggins draw”

Undefeated super lightweight “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) and Tre’Sean Wiggins (11-4-3, 6 KOs) battled to an eight round draw on Thursday night at the Generoso Pope Athletic Complex…
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Nicholson-Lee Full Report

Photos: Mike Greenhill

Super middleweight Demond Nicholson won an eight-round unanimous decision over Devaun Lee in the main event this past Friday night at Maryland Live Casino in Hanover, Maryland. The bout headlined a near-sellout card promoted by Jeter Promotions. This was the 4th successful promotion at the Casino for Jeter Promotions.
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Nicholson of Laurel, Maryland won by scores of 79-73 on all cards and is now 22-3-1. Lee, of Brooklyn, NY competed in the most recent season of The Contender is now 10-7-1. Continue reading “Nicholson-Lee Full Report”

Photos: Mike Greenhill Super middleweight Demond Nicholson won an eight-round unanimous decision over Devaun Lee in the main event this past Friday night at Maryland Live Casino in Hanover, Maryland.…
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Phuzi wins in ten over Nambian Meroro

By Ron Jackson

On an extremely hot Highveld afternoon with temperatures into the high thirty’s Akani Phuzi from the Toweel Gym in Randburg, won on a unanimous ten round point’s decision over the vastly more experienced Vikapita Meroro of Namibia, in a cruiserweight contest, at the Blairgowrie Recreation Centre in Randburg.

The scores were 99-90, 98-90 and a 96-92 all in favor of Phuzi.

In a fight that never rose to any heights, Phuzi (90.65kg) battled with the cagey 34-year-old Meroro (90.65kg) though the first four rounds with neither fighter dominating which looked more like a sparring session. Continue reading “Phuzi wins in ten over Nambian Meroro”

By Ron Jackson On an extremely hot Highveld afternoon with temperatures into the high thirty’s Akani Phuzi from the Toweel Gym in Randburg, won on a unanimous ten round point’s…
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Darmani Rock stops Maurenzo Smith in two

By Kurt Wolfheimer at ringside
Photos: Darryl Cobb Jr.

Unbeaten Philly heavyweight Darmani Rock (17-0, 12 KOs) had an easy night of it on Saturday night at the Met Philly when Maurenzo “T-Diddy” Smith (21-12-4, 14 KOs) surprisingly retired in the corner at the end of the second round.

Hardhitting101919 14The co-feature of the eight bout card promoted by Hard Hitting Promotions in association with Live Nation saw Lightweight Jeremy “King” Cuevas (12-1, 9 KOs0 bounce back from the first loss of his career in impressive fashion, scoring a dominant fourth round stoppage of Rondale Hubbert (13-10-2, 8 KOs). Continue reading “Darmani Rock stops Maurenzo Smith in two”

By Kurt Wolfheimer at ringside Photos: Darryl Cobb Jr. Unbeaten Philly heavyweight Darmani Rock (17-0, 12 KOs) had an easy night of it on Saturday night at the Met Philly…
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Batista outpoints Taylor in Boquete, Panama

By Héctor Villarreal

Panamanian superfly Ronal “El Gallito” Batista (12-1, 8 KOs) won a lopsided unanimous decision over Nicaraguan opponent Alexander Taylor (20-27-2, 5 Kos) on the main event of the 8 fight card presented by Casa de Campeones Productions and Megamix.
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All 3 judges scored the fight 80-71 for Batista who will defend his IBA title on November 16th against another Nicaraguan to be announced. Continue reading “Batista outpoints Taylor in Boquete, Panama”

By Héctor Villarreal Panamanian superfly Ronal “El Gallito” Batista (12-1, 8 KOs) won a lopsided unanimous decision over Nicaraguan opponent Alexander Taylor (20-27-2, 5 Kos) on the main event of…
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WBA/IBF #9 Peltacorin defeats Taday

By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing

Former WBA light flyweight champion Randy Peltacorin (30-3-1, 23 KOs) won a ten round unanimous decision on Sunday over Reymark Taday (9-10-1, 4 KOs) at Robinsons Place Atrium in General Santos City, Philippines.

“The fight started fast and IBF #9, WBA #9 Petalcorin’s jab was landing and working well. Tatay was hanging tough and trying to work Petalcorin’s body and landed some punches that were ruled low blows against Taday,” said Peter Maniatis. “The fight after the fourth round ended up a rugged affair with many toe-to-toe exchanges from both boxers but Petalcorin’s crisper sharper punches were landing more often on the gallant opponent Taday.” Continue reading “WBA/IBF #9 Peltacorin defeats Taday”

By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Former WBA light flyweight champion Randy Peltacorin (30-3-1, 23 KOs) won a ten round unanimous decision on Sunday over Reymark Taday (9-10-1, 4…
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