Porter Beats Garcia for the 147 WBC Title

Photo credits: Damon Gonzalez/Latinbox Sports

Brooklyn, N.Y. – Bitter sweet as welterweight Shawn Porter (29-2-1, 17 KO’s) from Cleveland, OH. scored a twelve round unanimous decision over elite fighter former Title holder Danny Garcia (34-2, 20 KO’s) from Philadelphia, PA. in a clash for the vacant WBC welterweight championship on Saturday in front of 13,058 in attendance at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. It was Porter starting off hard right from the opening bell bringing the fight right to Garcia who started turning as he started punching right with Porter using good angles Garcia responding well to the exchange with Porter who keyed in quickly on with nice combination you can see Porter was being a pain.

Garcia mid through somehow was fighting at spots his activity dropped standing in front of Porter getting hit, after twelve rounds of boxing Scores were 116-112, 115-113, 115-113.

Yordenis Ugas (24-3, 11 KO’s) beats Cesar Barrionuevo (34-4-2, 24 KO’s) by scoring a unanimous decision victory for the WBC Welterweight Elimination, There was no question Ugas landed solid right hands all night long Barrionuevo putting forth a good effort but clearly wasn’t enough as the Judges official scores read as follow 119-109, 120-108 2x for Ugas.

In a very good entertaining Heavyweight match Poland’s Adam Kownacki (18-0, 14 KO’s) slugged it out in close quarters against Charles Martin (25-1-1, 23 KO’s) to a tenth round unanimous decision victory for Kownacki

All three judges had it 96-94.

Armando Serrano (34-1-1, 26 KO’s) from Brooklyn, NY. moves up a weight class to battle tough Yamila Esther (11-5-3, 8 KO’s) in a all out war as Serrano scores a unanimous decision winning the WBO Jr. Welterweight Championship Title. All three Judges scores 99-91.

Super Featherweight Chris Colbert (9-0, 3 KO’s) from Brooklyn,NY. takes the unanimous decision victory over Fatiou Fassinou (28-11-3, 15 KO’s) from Fort Washington, MD. all three judges score 80-72 for Colbert.

Cruiserweight Marsellos Wilder (2-0, 2 KO’s) finishes off Ryan Williams (6-3) at the official time

2:34 Round one by TKO victory.

Middleweight Brandon Quarles (20-4-1, 10 KO’s from Alexandria,VA. goes the distance eight rounds scoring a split decision over game Marcus Willis (18-6-2, 5 KO’s) from Fort Myers,FL.Judges cards read as follow 77-75, 78-74, 78-74.

Super Featherweight Dylan Price (7-0, 5 KO’s) from Philadelphia, PA. scores a six round unanimous decision victory over Mulapi Enjani

Judges official scores 59-55, 60-54 2x for Prince.

Super Lightweight Richardson Hitchins (5-0, 3 KO’s) from Brooklyn, NY scores a unanimous decision victory over Cesar Valenzuela (7-3, 2 KO’s) from Juarez, Mexico. Hitchins dictated most of the six rounds of action

Judges official scores 60-53, 60-53, 60-52.

Super Lightweights Jeffery Torres (5-0, 3 KO’s) from Philadelphia, PA made Emmanuel Valadez (5-6, 4 KO’s) quit at the official time of

1:58 Round one by TKO.

Featherweight Ricky Lopez (20-4, 6 KO’s) battles tough Ramsey Luna (14-6, 6 KO’s) to a hard fought unanimous decision victory Judges official scores 77-75,78-74 2x

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