Las Vegas Quick Undercard Results
By William Trillo
Lightweight Ryan Garcia (19-0, 16 KO’s) wasted no time
against Romero Duno (21-2, 16 KO’s). In a whitewash Garcia
blasted out Duno at the 1:18 mark of round one. For his
efforts Garcia takes home the vacant World Boxing Council
Silver Light Title, World Boxing Organization NABO Light
Flyweight Seniesa Estrada (18-0, 8 KO’s) overcame an early
attack by Marlen Esparza (7-1, 1 KO) and went on to take
charge. After an accidental headbutt that opened a huge cut
on Esparzas head the blood was flowing. After round nine
there was a lot of confusion. Did Esparza quit on the stool
or was it going to the scorecards? After a delay it went to
the cards 90-81 89-82 88-83 all in favor of Estrada. Those
scores seemed way to wide but nevertheless Estrada earned
the interim World Boxing Association World Female Fly Title.
Welterweight Blair Cobbs (13-0-1, 9 KO’s) defeated Carlos
Ortiz Cervantes (11-4, 11 KO’s) via TKO after round six as
Cervantes was unable to answer the call for round seven.
With the victory Cobbs snags the vacant NABF Welter Title.
Middleweight Meiirim Nursultanov (13-0, 8 KO’s) takes a
unanimous decision over Cristian Olivas (16-6, 13 KO’s) in a
10 round scrap for the World Boxing Council United States (USNBC)
Middle Title.Final scores read 100-90 across the board.
Light heavyweight Bektemir Melikuziev (3-0, 3 KO’s) TKO’s
Clay Collard (4-2-3, 1 KO) at the 2:22 mark of round 4.
Super welterweight Evan Holyfield had no trouble in his
debut as the hapless Nick Winstead (0-2) did not throw a
single punch and was stopped via the mercy rule 16 seconds
into the opening round.
Cruiserweight Tristan Kalkreuth (3-0, 2 KO’s) opened the
show with a four round snoozer over Twon Smith (3-3, 3
KO’s). All judges saw the fight 40-36 in favor of Tristan.
Super welterweight Bakhram Murtazaliev (17-0, 13 KO’s) took
a hard fought decision over Jorge Fortea (20-2-1, 6 KO’s) in
a battle for the Eurasian Boxing Parliament Super Welter
Title. Final scores gave Balhram the nod at 119-109, 120-108
Stay tuned for complete results coming from Daniel Cloutier