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Shawn Porter Destroys Raul Pinzon in One Round

By Mark Vester

At the Wicomico Civic Center in Salisbury, Maryland, a middleweight contest saw Shawn Porter (14-0, 11KOs) destroy Raul Pinzon (17-5, 16KOs) in the first round of an eight round fight. The fight took place at middleweight because Pinzon was very overweight at Thursday's weigh-in, coming at 161-pounds. Pinzon had nothing in the tank. He may have really struggled to make weight for a fight that was originally scheduled to take place at junior middleweight.

Porter was walking him down in the first round. Porter worked the body when he trapped Pinzon against the ropes. A lead right hand hit Pinzon right on the button and sent him down face first for the full count.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by STRUGG on 04-17-2010

usual day at the office..........i wanted to see more though..........wish it lasted longer

Comment by DC Fight Fan on 04-17-2010

[QUOTE=And Still;8115473]Gayweather fought the champion after how many?[/QUOTE] He was 17-0. You say that as though FMJ's come a long every day.

Comment by Siggy on 04-17-2010

[QUOTE=DC Fight Fan;8112818]And Porter weighed 150 at the weigh in. They weighed Friday morning and Pinzon was 161 and Porter was 158. 150 at the weigh in though tells me that Shawn Porter is pretty much a welterweight now. I…

Comment by And Still on 04-17-2010

[QUOTE=DC Fight Fan;8112797]A top 10 contender? After 14 pro fights? I am glad you don't advise fighters.[/QUOTE] Gayweather fought the champion after how many?

Comment by the mesiah on 04-17-2010

pinzon was panzon (fat) for the fight,porter was killing him ,interesting to see how this father(trainer) /son (fighter) combo works out,

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