Turning Stone Casino, Verona, New York City - For vacant WBO, WBC regional belts at light heavyweight Eleider Alvarez (25-1, 13 KOs) landed a crushing right hand to knock Michael Seals (24-3, 18 KOs) out in the seventh round. (photos by Mikey Williams)

A very technical fight, with Alvarez holding the minor edge. Both had a lot of respect and were not taking big chances. It continued to play out the same way in the third and fourth. Seals was a bit more lively during the fourth.

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Alvarez was content to work from the outside and they would tie up whenever they got too close. Near the end of the fifth, Alvarez shook up Seals with a solid shot. Alvarez continued to use his jab during the sixth. Seals was bleeding from the mouth and nose from the jab.

During the seventh, Alvarez landed a big right hand to send Seals down and out against the ropes.

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