Photos: Thompson, Wilder, Castellanos, Morales Win
By Miguel Rivera, photos by Jose Alberto Salazar
Centro de Convenciones, Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico - Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson grabbed another victory by TKO, this time at 1:25 of the fifth round, over Nicaraguan Moses "Cobra" Castro. Thompson retains international silver super featherweight title of theWorld Boxing Council (WBC). Thompson increased his numbers to 30 wins with 28 knockouts and 2 defeats, while Castro added defeat number 20, with 29 wins, 4 draws and 13 knockouts.
Heavyweight Olympian Deontay Wilder (27-0, 27KOs) continued his streak of knockouts with a second round stoppage of veteran Matthew Greer (15-9, 13KOs).
Robinson "Robin" Castellanos (17-9, 11KOs) had a first round knockout of Edgar "Lupillo" Ramirez (13-6, 10KOs) to retain his silver featherweight world championship of the WBC. In the first round, a big left put Ramirez down. He beat the count, but later caught a hard left hook that put him away.
Super bantamweight prospect Ivan Morales (20-0, 13KOs) drilled Patricio Camacho (16-8-1, 13KOs) in the first round. Morales only needed 47 seconds to land a huge overhand right for the big knockout victory.
[QUOTE=jsfd26;12937531]I already said it, if this dude doesn't step up his next fight I'm done supporting him. Something tells me he won't and that he's just gonna he the next Canelo. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] I heard Jennings,…Comment by Thurman on 01-21-2013
[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;12934980]Denis Boytsov fought this same guy that Wilder did. A few fights back. Nobody said anything about it.[/QUOTE] Indeed he did. This means one thing: Boytsov vs Wilder showdown! Boytsov would get inside fast and bring combinations. Finally we'd see…Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 01-20-2013
[quote=hougigo] Wilder is just embarrassing him now [/quote] I already said it, if this dude doesn't step up his next fight I'm done supporting him. Something tells me he won't and that he's just gonna he the next Canelo. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted…Comment by LacedUp on 01-20-2013
[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;12934980]Denis Boytsov fought this same guy that Wilder did. A few fights back. Nobody said anything about it.[/QUOTE] I was actually thinking the exact same thing. Doesn't make it better though. He's basically club level at the moment Wilder -…Comment by Hougigo on 01-20-2013
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