Former World Champion Devon Alexander Returns to Drop & Defeat Walter Castillo in the Main Event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 & BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes from The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Miguel Cruz Remains Unbeaten With
Unanimous Decision Over David Grayton.
Ringside: Damon “Latinbox” Gonzalez
St. Petersburg, Florida. – Former world champion Devon Alexander (27-4, 14 KOs) returned to the ring in impressive style as he dominated Walter Castillo (26-5-1, 19 KOs) on his way to a unanimous decision in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions TOE-TO-TOE TUESDAYS on FS1 and BOXEO DE CAMPEONES on FOX Deportes Tuesday night from The Coliseum in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Devon Alexander “The Great” returned to the ring Tuesday night following a two-year layoff during which he battled opiate addiction. Alexander (27-4, 14 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Walter Castillo (26-5-1, 19 KOs) in a welterweight bout at the historic Coliseum located in downtown St. Petersburg. Florida. Presented by Fire Fist Promotions, Warriors Boxing and Premier Boxing Champions. Judges Scores were 100-89, 100-89, 96-93.
Welterweight Miguel Cruz (17-0, 11 KO’s) remains undefeated by scoring a unanimous decision victory over tough customer David “Day Day” Grayton (15-2-1, 11 KO’s) judges scores 96-93 (3x) for Cruz.
Welterweight Andre Byrd (6-3-1, 1 KO’s) gets a unanimous decision win over Jamal Harris in the opening bout of the night in a very close contest judges official scores 38-37, 39-36 (2)
Gary “The Last” Russell (3-0, 1 KO) from Washington, DC. destroys Larry Yanez (4-8-2) at the official time of 2:21 seconds of round one by TKO victory.
Antonio Russell (10-0, 7 KO) from Washington, DC. stops Marco A. Mendoza (11-6, 2 KO’s) with a devastating left hook that ends Mendoza’s night at the official time of 1:15 seconds of round one by KO victory.
Bantamweight Shawn Simpson (7-0, 2 KO) scores a unanimous decision win over Roberto Pucheta (10-13-1, 6 KO’s) judges official scores 50-56 (2) 59-55
Super Welterweight Ozobek Aripov (1-0) wins his professional debut breaking down Anthony Overby (0-4) didn’t answer the bell for round two.
Middleweight Connor Coyle (7-0, 2 KO’s) put his punches together beating Calvin Metcalf (6-1, 1 KO) to a unanimous decision victory judges official scores 77-75 (3x) for Coyle.
Local favorite Ricky Tomlinson (5-3-2, 2 KO’s) over powered Michael Gaxiola from Modesto, CA. to a one-sided unanimous decision victory Judges official scores 40-35
Brazilian Lightweight William Silva (24-1, 14 KO’s) scores a unanimous decision win tonight against Ariel Vasquez (13-21-2, 9 KO’s)