Shumenov halts Thomas Jr.
Former WBA Light Heavyweight Champion Beibut Shumenov stops Bobby Thomas Jr with a TKO prior to round 6 in a cruiserweight bout
Thomas Jr not backing to Shumenov as Shumenov attacks him power punches to the body. Shumenov countering his lesser foe with check hooks. Shumenov beginning to sit on his punches as the round progresses. Shumenov’s body work is paying off as Thomas Jr is gasping for air after every shot.
Shumenov setting everything up with the jab in round 2, constantly backing up Thomas Jr. Shumenov is ferocious on the inside, pounding away at the soft belly of Thomas Jr. Another solid round for Shumenov.
Shumenov continues with a stiff jab, lifting the head of Thomas Jr. A straight right hand from Shumenov hurts Thomas Jr in the corner. Shumenov putting together combinations to end round 3.
Another strong round for Shumenov as Thomas Jr is in survival mode. The corner of Thomas Jr is taking a close look at their fighter between rounds.
Shumenov looking to end the fight on round 6 as continues to tag Thomas Jr. with power shots. Shumenov has a nice little cheering section as holler and hoot with every shot.
The corner of Thomas Jr. stops the bout after round 6.
Kamegai dispatches of Godoy
Yoshihiro Kamegai levels Oscar Godoy in the 4th round of a Light Middleweight bout.
Godoy is pumping the jab as Kamegai stalks his opponent in the opening round. Godoy ripping body shots onto Kamegai. Kamegai counters with a overhand right and a 3 punch combination to the body. Solid round for both fighters.
Kamegai with a solid right hand to start round 2. Godoy ripping shots in the inside, landing a nice left hook. Kamegai sitting down on his punches as he drops Godoy with a straight right hand, Kamegai unleashing along the ropes as Godoy seems to have lost some steam. A series of punches from Kamegai drops Godoy for a second time.
Kamegai is stalking Godoy to start the round. Godoy showing some heart as he trades with Kamegai along the ropes. Godoy with a solid 3 punch combination to end round 3.
Godoy bouncing back from a rough 2nd round, nailing Kamegai with solid combinations. Kamegai levels Godoy with a left hook to head, ending the fight at
Ortiz too vicious for Perez
Victor Ortiz rebounded from a loss to Luis Collazo by stopping the tough, Manny Perez in the 3rd round of a Welterweight bout.
Perez attacking the body as the opening round begins. Perez ripping 3 and 4 body shots at a time. Ortiz opening up as well but with single shots. Both fighters trade power shots in the center of the ring. Ortiz is finding a home for the left hand. Exciting first round of action.
Ortiz landing some big shots to start the 2nd round as Perez tries to flurry after everyone. Perez with a nice 5 punch combination to the body. Perez is relentless on the inside as he attacks the body of Ortiz.
Ortiz stuns and drops Perez moments into the 3rd round. Referee Vic Drakulich stops the bout at 51 seconds of the round.