David Carmona overcame a rough start and a hand injury to take a unanimous decision over Ricardo Rodriguez in their 10-round super flyweight bout Friday evening. Scores were 96-94, 97-93 and 98-92 for Mexico City's Carmona, who fought for the first time since a title fight knockout loss to Omar Narvaez last December. The bout aired live on Telemundo from Auditorio Plaza Condesa in Mexico City.
Carmona improves to 17-2-4 (8KOs), looking impressive after struggling to a 1-1-1 stretch in his past three contests. A seven-fight win streak comes to a close for Rodriguez, who falls to 9-2 (3KOs).