Normatov, Shaw, Nova, Ceballo & Pacheco
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Over the the last six-days, five highly-regarded fighters
under the Split-T Management banner registered victories to
Thursday night at The Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut,
heavyweight Stephen Shaw scored three knockdowns en-route to
a fourth round stoppage over Willie Jake Jr.
Shaw dropped Jake in each of the first three frames, and the
fight was waved off at 56 seconds into the fourth round.
With the win, Shaw raises his perfect mark to 12-0 with nine
On the same card, Hurshidbek Normatov made it nine in a row
as he won a eight-round unanimous decision over veteran
Walter Wright in a junior middleweight contest.
With the win, Normatov won the WBA NABA US Super
Welterweight title. Normatov, who was a European Amateur
Champion boxed very well as he worked behind a jab that he
followed nicely with straight shots that landed throughout
Normatov of Uzbekistan, who now calls Brooklyn home won by
scores of 80-72 twice and 79-73.
Shaw and Normatov are promoted by DiBella Entertainment.
Last Friday night in Boston, at the Encore Boston Harbor,
super featherweight, Abraham Nova stopped Luis Castillo in
the opening frame to retain his NABA Title.
Nova of Albany, New York landed a perfect combination that
dropped Castillo down for the ten count.
With the win, Nova, who is ranked number-six by the WBA
raised his mark to 16-0 with 12 knockouts.
Nova is promoted by Murphy's Boxing.
On the same bill, welterweight Brian Ceballo kept his
winning ways by stopping veteran Luis Eduardo Flores in
round four of a scheduled eight-round bout.
Ceballo landed a thudding body shot that put Flores (24-15)
down in a heap of trouble, and the bout was halted.
Ceballo of New York, has kept an active schedule, as he won
his 4th bout of 2019 and is now 10-0 with five knockouts.
Ceballo is promoted by 360 Promotions.
Saturday night in Hermosillo, Mexico, prized middleweight
prospect, Diego Pacheco stopped previously undefeated Jose
Alonso Esparza inside of one round to raise his perfect mark
to 5-0 with four knockouts.
The Los Angeles native has been impressive as this was the
3rd undefeated foe that Pacheco has defeated, and the 5th
win in an eight-month span.
Pacheco, 18 years-old will be right back in action on
September 14th in Carson, California.