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Omar Figueroa Drills Henry Aurud In One Round

By Jake Donovan

Omar Figueroa (20-0-1, 16KO) made quick work of Henry Aurud (14-7-1, 11KO) in their Fox Deportes-televised main event Saturday evening in San Antonio, Texas.

An overhand right was enough to put Aurud down and out, at just 0:47 of round one. 

FULL REPORT TO COME...

UNDERCARD

Errol Spence was forced to go the distance for the first time in his young pro career, but pitched a four-round shutout against Luis Torres (4-3-3, 1KO). Scores were 40-36 across the board for Spence, who served as the final eliminated member of the futile 2012 U.S. Olympic Men's Boxing squad that came up empty in London.

Jermall Charlo remained perfect at 12-0 (8KO) after scoring an impressive third round knockout against Gilbert Venegas. A right had put Venegas (12-9-3, 8KO) on the canvas, to which he arose on rubber legs. The referee waved off the bout without another punch being thrown, with the official time 1:24 of round three.

Jake Donovan is the Boxingscene.com Managing Editor, as well as a voting member of the Yahoo Ratings Panel, Transnational Boxing Ratings Board and the Boxing Writers Association of America. Twitter: @JakeNDaBox
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Chief2ndzOnly! on 03-03-2013

Damnit to hell!!!!!!! I was on 24 hrs duty yesterday and missed it. :burnup:

Comment by LightningRT on 03-03-2013

[QUOTE=el_mas_chingon;13105578]I was there live it was a great card I actually got to take a pic w/figueroa, he's one of my favorite up and commers![/QUOTE]Great card???? Are you kidding???? Man, your tastes don't run too high. Those matchups were nothing…

Comment by LightningRT on 03-03-2013

[QUOTE=1PunchKOPOW!;13105410]Weird... Damn I was looking forward to this card since I heard it was happening today.[SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE]You didnt miss a thing. Nothing but a bunch of setups against no-hopers. Wasn't worth a damn thing. They should…

Comment by TBear on 03-03-2013

[QUOTE=el_mas_chingon;13105578]I was there live it was a great card I actually got to take a pic w/figueroa, he's one of my favorite up and commers![/QUOTE] Thats cool!

Comment by el_mas_chingon on 03-03-2013

I was there live it was a great card I actually got to take a pic w/figueroa, he's one of my favorite up and commers!

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