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Yves Ulysse: Everyone Thought I'd Get Beat - But Speed Kills!

Place Bell, Canada - Yves Ulysse, Jr. (14-1, 9 KOs) scored a wide unanimous decision victory against Cletus "The Hebrew Hammer" Seldin (21-1, 17 KOs) across 10 rounds of super lightweight action. Ulysse scored a knockdown in each of the first three rounds, and followed that explosive opening with a veritable boxing lesson for the next seven rounds. All judges scored the fight 99-88 in favor of Ulysse.

"I was the underdog," said Ulysse. "Everyone thought that I was in for a beating, and look at what happened. I told you that my moment was coming. Speed kills! The sky is the limit!"

"Yves Ulysse is a good fighter but he is not exciting," said Seldin. "I was not expecting him to run that much. I thought he would come to fight coming from a decision lost. I showed my thoroughness and tried to finish strong but it was impossible because of all the running."

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Rising super featherweight star Ryan "Kingry" Garcia (13-0, 12 KOs) of Victorville, Calif. stopped the experienced southpaw Noe Martinez (10-10-2, 6 KOs) of Michoacan, Mexico via TKO in the final round of a scheduled eight-rounder.

"It was a great experience for me," said Garcia. "I went eight rounds. I fought through adversity for the first time, and I felt like I pulled through it. I showed the true colors of a champion, and I even gave the fans a knockout in the last round because I always put it all on the line for the fans."

Saunders vs. Lemieux, a 12-round fight for the Saunders' WBO World Middleweight Championship, was presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Eye of the Tiger Management in association with Frank Warren. Douglas vs. O'Sullivan was a 10-round fight for the WBO Intercontinental Middleweight Title presented by Golden Boy Promotions and Eye of The Tiger Management in association with GH3 Promotions and Murphy's Boxing.

Seldin vs. Ulysse, Jr. was a 10-round super lightweight fight presented by Golden Boy Promotions, Eye of The Tiger Management and Star Boxing. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MisanthropicNY on 12-17-2017

[QUOTE=Mammoth;18342339]Was that Claggett loss super clear? I haven't seen that fight but I heard it was close.[/QUOTE] One judge had it for Ulysse, but the other two went Claggett - either scorecard for Claggett would have been acceptable but Ulysse…

Comment by Mammoth on 12-17-2017

[QUOTE=MisanthropicNY;18341737]This is boxing - this isn't some career field where Nepotism can just hand you a career, and you can pretend you are somehow smarter and better than other people without any proof or any way to quantify it other…

Comment by Thraxox on 12-17-2017

[QUOTE=Shontae De'marc;18341319]Mate, you're 29 and you fought a club-fighter at best. [B]The Hebrew got hammered worse than Jesus did to the cross, perhaps as divine retribution? ([/B]heh!) The guy is a jewcer - PED cheat and all round midget hunchback.…

Comment by Sid-Knee on 12-17-2017

I have no idea how Seldin was the favourite for this fight. He was by and far one of the worst fighters I've ever seen.

Comment by MisanthropicNY on 12-17-2017

This is boxing - this isn't some career field where Nepotism can just hand you a career, and you can pretend you are somehow smarter and better than other people without any proof or any way to quantify it other…

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