In a WBC super welterweight title eliminator, Erickson “Hammer” Lubin (24-1, 16 KOs) scored a sixth round KO over former unified champion Jeison Rosario (20-4-1, 14 KOs) on Saturday night at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta. Lubin dropped Rosario twice in round six to end it. Time was 1:42.
In a WBA super lightweight title eliminator, Olympian Batyr Akhmedov (9-1, 8 KOs) was victorious by TKO when former world champion Argenis Mendez (25-6-3, 12 KOs) couldn’t continue after round eight due to an injured right hand.
Super welterweight Carlos Adames (20-1, 16 KOs) scored a third round TKO over Alexis Salazar (23-4, 9 KOs). Adames dropped Salazar face first with a left hook in round three. Salazar beat the count, but was deemed unable to continue. Time was 2:59.