Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Vera Stops Dzinziruk in Ten, Tony Luis is Shocked

Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York - In a fight for the NABO middleweight title, Brian Vera (22-6, 13KOs) stopped former junior middleweight champion Sergei Dzinziruk (37-2-1, 24KOs) in the tenth round.

Vera scores a flash knockdown in the first minute of the first round. During the final minute, Dzinziruk was dropped hard by a huge right hand. He managed to beat the count, but he took punishment from Vera until the bell.

Dznziruk was able to battle back in the middle rounds, but then Vera started pounding and pounding on the former junior middleweight champion. Dzinziruk was taking punishment in the eight round and seemed to be wearing down. He fought back at the end to get himself out of trouble when Vera began to tire.

Once again Dzinziruk continued to take punishment in the corner, this time in the tenth round, and he went down from the assault of punches. He made it up but he seemed to be hurt and that desire to continue wasn't there - promoting the referee to stop the fight.

Late replacement Jose Hernandez (14-6-1, 6KOs) shocked undefeated lighteweight prospect Tony Luis (15-1, 7KOs) with an eight round stoppage. A combination sent Luis down in the eight and then a  barrage of punches prompted Luis' corner to throw in the towel. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by juandabomb on 01-26-2013

Vera is rugged and always trouble..anyone want angulo vs. vera???

Comment by Ray Corso on 01-26-2013

Vera is a tuff opponent early in the fight because he moving in with good enough head movement and plenty of punching from all angles, tuff guy! Luis stoppage was slighly premature, he deserved another few seconds to see if…

Comment by Bushbaby on 01-26-2013

The 1st kd was a slip. I also thing that Dizzy did knock Vera down & it was incorrectly ruled. I wonder what would have happened if it was ruled a kd. This is the 2nd fight I can think…

Comment by -Kev- on 01-26-2013

Why is it still called an upset when Brian Vera beats some one? Once? Okay, call that an upset. Twice? maybe he's okay afterall, but still just got lucky with another upset. A third upset? the guy is an underrated…

Comment by nycsmooth on 01-26-2013

Luis reminde me of Lemieux/inflated record v poor opposition & 2st time he fights some1 that stands up 2 him ( as Lemieux vs Rubio), out he goes...a tuff guy that gets hit 2 much/2 squared up & w/this style…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (17)
Top Headlines Lomachenko Open To Show McGregor The Basics for Mayweather Arum Very Willing To Do Mikey Garcia vs. Vasyl Lomachenko Arum: Jacobs Did Good, But Golovkin Won - 7 Rounds To 5 Rigondeaux vs. Flores Purse Bid Ordered For April 3 Photos: Vasyl Lomachenko, Usyk, Gvozdyk Open Workout Photos: Quigley-Tapia, Caballero, Herrera, Esparza - Weigh-In Video: Lomachenko on Calling Out McGregor, Sosa Bout, More Video: Amir Khan Putting in Work For Planned Ring Return Brook's Trainer: GGG Wasn't Same vs. Jacobs After Battling Brook Joseph Parker vs. Hughie Fury - Ticket Information Video: Amir Khan on Pacquiao, Brook, Mayweather-McGregor Oleg Maskaev: No Retirement, I Plan To Return To The Ring Video: Errol Spence's Trainer Breaks Down Kell Brook Fight Brook: Spence Made Big Mistake, Bit Off More Than He Can Chew Crawford vs. Diaz - Agreement in Place, on HBO, May 20 in Newark Video: Kell Brook Vows To Land 'Chocolate Brownie' on Spence Video: Errol Spence Talks Brook Fight, Explains 'Man Down' Ringstar Sports Prospects To Make Pro Debuts on April 9 Video: Brook vs. Spence - Face To Face, Presser Fireworks Spence To Brook: You Clown, Living Off Two Good Rounds With GGG! Marco Huck Wants To Bring The Pain To Mairis Briedis Photos: Kell Brook, Errol Spence - Face To Face at Heated Presser! Brook: Spence Has Hype Like Lacy - I'll Bully Him, I'll Be a Beast! Edner Cherry vs. Omar Douglas - PBC on FS1, April 4 Romero Duno Inks Promotional With Golden Boy Promotions Antonio Orozco Feels Stronger at 147, Plans For a Big Year Brook: If You Thought I’d Avoid Spence, Don’t Know What I’m About Jorge Linares Aims To Land Mikey Garcia or Vasyl Lomachenko Matthysse Returning Hungrier Than Ever, Says Golden Boy's Diaz David Lemieux is Ready To Fight Canelo, Billy Joe Saunders Daily Bread Mailbag: Golovkin-Jacobs, Gonzalez-Rungvisai, More Photos: Samuel Clarkson Putting in Work For Dmitry Bivol Clash Parker-Fury Will Still Go Ahead Despite Visa Issue, Says Duco Errol Spence Tabs Joshua To KO Klitschko, Take Over Boxing Martin Ward Vows To Smash Maxi Hughes in Trilogy Clash Saunders: If Golovkin Goes By My Last Fight, He's in For a Shock! Jason Quigley: Glen Tapia Has Never Faced an Animal Like Me Sullivan Barrera vs. Felix Valera in Play, HBO Latino on April 15 Keith Thurman Breaks Down Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence Artur Beterbiev is About To Become Mandatory To Andre Ward
Advertisement
Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement