Hernandez edges Valdivia in Fresno

Top Rank presented a rare non-televised show on Thursday night at the Tachi Palace Casino in Fresno, California. In the main event, junior middleweight Vladimir Hernandez (10-2, 6 KOs) pounded out a close eight round unanimous decision over local favorite Danny Valdivia (14-2, 10 KOs). Scores were 77-75, 77-75, 78-77.

Also, lightweight Bryan Lua (3-0) outpointed Mario Aguirre (2-11, 2 KOs) over four, super middleweight Calvin Metcalf (8-1, 2 KOs) took a six round majority nod over Joe Louie Lopez (9-3, 6 KOs), and super featherweight Victor Morales (8-0, 4 KOs) remained unbeaten with a fifth round TKO over Edgar Cantu (7-3-2, 1 KO).

Other Action:
Isidro Ochoa W4 Gabriel Rodriguez (featherweight)
Angel Cordon TKO3 Johnny Estrada (featherweight)
Edgar Martinez W4 Javier Rodriguez (super lightweight)

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