Tag: #SuperBantamweight

Heartbreaker Figueroa Breaks Luis Nery With a Bodyshot For the Big Knockout Victory In the 7th Round

The first two fights on the Showtime PBC card set a serious standard that the main event would find difficult to match…but it lived up to its bill. It’s ironic that 🇺🇸Brandon Figueroa’s (22-0-1, 17KO👊) nickname is “Heartbreaker”…well tonight, he landed a left uppercut to the heart that broke his opponent, so the name is apropos in different context. He was able to knockout previously unbeaten 🇲🇽Luis “Pantera” Nery (31-1-0, 24KO👊) in round 7 to win his first true title, taking the WBC green strap from Nery, and has plans to collect more in September. Continue reading “Heartbreaker Figueroa Breaks Luis Nery With a Bodyshot For the Big Knockout Victory In the 7th Round”

The Best Fight Of the Night? – A Locked In Roman Outduels the Game Franco Through 10 Grueling Rounds

When you get a fight with 🇺🇸Daniel Roman (29-3-1, 10KO👊) in it, you know what you are getting, blood, guts, cunning, a plethora of mid-range skills, and volume. Tonight we got that times 2, as he had a willing opponent in 🇲🇽Ricardo Espinoza Franco (25-4-0, 21KO👊), who for a while was giving as well as he was getting in the exchanges. Continue reading “The Best Fight Of the Night? – A Locked In Roman Outduels the Game Franco Through 10 Grueling Rounds”

Luis Nery, and Brandon Figueroa To Meet On a Collision Course, With WBC World Title On the Line

If you’re in need of an action bout, look no further than this upcoming Saturday. Dangerous, enigmatic WBC Super-Bantamweight World Titlist 🇲🇽Luis “Pantera” Nery (31-0-0, 24KO👊) is one of the hardest hitters around in the lower weight divisions, and is known to bring the malice. Continue reading “Luis Nery, and Brandon Figueroa To Meet On a Collision Course, With WBC World Title On the Line”

MurodjonAkhmadaliev Shows to Have Pedigree Above the Gutsy Ryosuke Iwasa – Defends His Unified Titles for First Time by Stoppage

Headlining the show in his native Uzbekistan land, Unified WBA/IBF Super-Bantamweight Champion 🥉🇺🇿Murodjon “MJ” Akhmadaliev (9-0-0, 7KO👊) gave his crowd a small sample of what he is capable of doing, and beat former IBF titlist 🇯🇵Ryosuke Iwasa (27-4-0, 17KO👊) via accumulation of punishment in the 5th round, forcing the Referee to call a stoppage to the bout as Iwasa didn’t offer up any return fire. Continue reading “MurodjonAkhmadaliev Shows to Have Pedigree Above the Gutsy Ryosuke Iwasa – Defends His Unified Titles for First Time by Stoppage”

Uzbekistan to Host a Major Card of Home Grown Talent – Headed by Akhmadaliev Looking to Defend World Titles Against Iwasa

Every area around the  🌏globe gets to see their peak days at differing times in boxing, and currently, the country of Uzbekistan is flooded with talent that is beginning to surface at the top levels of the sport. The best of the bunch is former amateur standout, and now reigning Unified WBA/IBF Super-Bantamweight Champion 🥉🇺🇿Murodjon “MJ” Akhmadaliev (8-0-0, 6KO👊) bar none. Continue reading “Uzbekistan to Host a Major Card of Home Grown Talent – Headed by Akhmadaliev Looking to Defend World Titles Against Iwasa”