May 15th, 2011 By Edwin Ayala
SHOWTIME SHOWS WARD DOMINATION OF ABRAHAM
Saturday, May 14, 2011Carson, CA - Andre Ward, (168 lbs), Oakland, CA UD 12 Arthur Abraham, (167), Berlin, Germany. (WBA 168 lb title)
SLIM ASS ARREOLA A WINNER AS WELL
Chris Arreola, (234), Escondido, CA TKO 3 Nagy Aguilera, (238), Newburgh, NJ. Arreola (31-2, 27 KOs) absolutely destroys Aguilera (16-6, 11 KOs) in three devastating rounds. Arreola stunned Aguilera early in the first round, but Aguilera survived. Both fighters traded heavy punches in round two with Arreola getting the better of them. After Arreola stunned Aguilera early in round three he finally pinned Aguilera against the ropes, staggering him with a combination, prompting referee Raul Caiz Jr. to stop the bout at 1:58
Friday, May 13, 2011
SHOWBOX GOES TO BROTHEL TOWN
Primm, NV - Seth Mitchell, (245), Brandywine, MD KO 1 Evans Quinn, (217), Miami, FL. Mitchell (22-0-1, 16 KOs) shames Quinn (20-6-1, 18 KOs) in a ridiculous effort from Quinn stayed down for the count. Although Mitchell hit Quinn with some hard shots and knocked him down, Quinn on all fours stared at the referee as he counted to ten. Time was 2:38.
Sharif Bogere, (135), Las Vegas, NV UD 10 Raymundo Beltran, (135), Phoenix, AZ. In a good action fight Bogere (20-0, 12 KOs) won a bloody ten round Beltran (24-5, 16 KOs). Both fighters were cut by accidental headbutts. Beltran staggered and knocked down Bogere in round eight, however it was called a slip by the referee. Bogere prevailed in the end by scores of 97-93 and 96-94 twice.
ESPN 2 CARD AIRS HOLT REBOUND
Santa Ynez, CA - Kendall Holt, (142), Paterson, NJ TKO 3 Julio Diaz, (141.5), Coachella, CA. In a clash of former world champions, Holt (27-4, 15 KOs) scored a spectacular stoppage over Diaz (38-7, 27 KOs). A hard left put Diaz on his back. He beat the count, but the bout was waved off at 2:37.
Jonathan Gonzalez, (154), Puerto Rico TKO 7 Rudy Cisneros, (152.5), Chicago, IL. Gonzalez keeps his record a perfect (13-0, 13 KOs) as he scores a round seven TKO over Cisneros (12-3, 11 KOs). After a strong round six for the victor the bout was stopped at 1:50 of the next round when Cisneros’ corner threw in the towel.
Edwin “Ace” Ayala