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Logan McGuinness Stops Benoit Gaudet in Eleven

By Richard Cloutier

At the Hershey Centre in Mississauga, an big event was presented by Hennessy Canada in collaboration with InterBox, Buxton Promotions and United Promotions. The main bout of the evening pitted Benoit Gaudet (24-3-0) against Logan McGuinness (16-0-1) for the NABA super featherweight title. After a hard fought battle, McGuinness stopped Gaudet by TKO at 1:56 of the eleventh round.

In the main support, Montrealer Ahmad Cheikho (6-4-2) and Samuel Vargas (8-0-1) fought a real war. Both fighters went down, Cheikho in the first and Vargas in the second. Subsequently, the fast pace caught up to Cheikho in the fourth, when he appeared to be exhausted and went down twice. He survived but got punished and went down again in the fifth. Cheiko's orner threw in the towel at the end of the fifth.
 
On the undercard, light heavyweight Lionell Thompson (10-0-0) of Buffalo won by unanimous decision over former IBF contender in Ramadan Abdullah (15-11-0). At lightweight, Harrison McBain (3-4-1) lost by TKO at 1:56 of the first round to Jeremy Abbott (7-0-0). Brendon Cook (3-0-0) got the best of Darren Fletcher (1-2-0), registering a victory by unanimous decision. At heavyweight, Dillon Carman (2-0-0) won by TKO at the 39 seconds of the first round against Gord Franjic (0-1-0).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by RSBonos on 10-23-2011

[QUOTE=joe strong;11328212]they sure are doing a good job promoting boxing down east.edmonton is ok but we have limited options for main eventers...[/QUOTE] I always get the impression that Alberta has a decent local scene, it's definitely better then Ontario at…

Comment by RSBonos on 10-23-2011

Is this going to be broadcast anywhere on delay (it was filmed by Rogers TV)? Both the Vargas and main event fights are worth seeing.

Comment by joe strong on 10-23-2011

Orangeville, Ontario's Logan McGuinness captured the vacant NABA super featherweight title with an impressive 11th round stoppage of former world title challenger Benoit Gaudet moments ago at the Hershey Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. Time of the stoppage was 1:56. Gaudet…

Comment by joe strong on 10-23-2011

[QUOTE=RSBonos;11325764]This was a fun card, the undercard fight was like the club fight of the year and the main event had a shocking comeback KO. Gaudet was dominating before getting KOd. Decent turn out too.[/QUOTE] they sure are doing a…

Comment by rickyc on 10-23-2011

Fantastic fight between Vargus and Cheikho, but Cheikho did not go down exhausted. He fractured his hand and dislocated a finger primarily due to the larger gloves both fighters wore. He was taken to the hospital immediately after the fight…

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