Report by Damon Gonzalez Photo credits by Mikey Williams/TopRank
Las Vegas, NV – Super Featherweight Oscar Valdez (27-0, 21 KO’s) scores a TKO victory at 2:53 seconds of round seven over the very dangerous Adam Lopez (13-2, 6 KO’s) who has plenty to feel proud about by outworking Valdez dropping him to the canvas.
Valdez came back late in the fight hurting Lopez dropping him in round seven
Valdez continued to attack Lopez referee jumped in to stop the action.
Former world champion Carl Frampton (27-2, 15 KO’s) from Belfast, Ireland scores a unanimous decision victory over Tyler McCreary (16-1-1, 7 KO’s) from Toledo, Ohio.
Clearly McCreary fell into traps all night fighting small fighting Frampton’s fight as McCreary was dropped by body shots in round six and nine. All three Judges official scores 100-88 for Frampton.
Patrick Teixeira (31-1, 22 KO’s) wins the WBO Interim Jr. Middleweight Title over unbeaten Carlos Adames (18-1, 14 KO’s) in a back and forth entertaining fight, both fighters had there moments.
Teixeira just getting battered by Adames at the end of six, Adames definitely sharper with his explosive punches.
Adames is hurt Teixeira explodes with shots puts Adames down to the canvas in round seven.
In the opening bout of the night at the Chelsea Theater in the Cosmopolitan Hotel Casino Super Lightweight Andy Hiraoka (15-0, 9 KO’s) @aj_theblade
from Yokohama, Japan in his U.S. debut fight crushes Rogelio Casarez (13-9, 5 KO’s) from Bateville, Arizona by TKO.
Hiraoka drops Casarez with a hard uppercut then blasted him with hard combinations as referee jumped in too wave the contest at the official time 2:16 seconds of round two by TKO victory.
Heavyweight Guido Vianello (6-0, 6 KO’s) from Rome, Italy waisted no time pounding Colby Madison (8-2-2, 5 KO’s) from Owings Mill, MD. hitting him with a overhand right sending Madison down to the canvas as referee Jay Nady count to ten as Vianello scores a TKO at .44 seconds of the opening stanza.
A battle between two warriors Larry ‘Hittin Hard’ Gomez (10-1, 8 KO’s) from West Jordan, Utah scores a split decision victory in a all war against a very tough Brian Mendoza (18-1, 13 KO’s) from Rio Rancho, New Mexico, Judges official scores 77-75, 77-75, 77-75 in favor for Gomez.
17 yr old Welterweight Xander Zayas (2-0, 2 KO’s) from Plantation, Florida used great power and speed pounding Virgel Winfield (2-3-1, 2 KO’s) from Concord, NC. sending him down to the canvas twice with overhand right ending Winfield’s night at the official time 1:48 seconds of round one by TKO Victory.
Junior NABF Super Lightweight Champion Arnold Barbosa, Jr. (23-0, 10 KO’s) from South El Monte, CA. beats William Silva (27-3, 15 KO’s) from São Paulo, Brazil who put up a good fight until Barbosa put him down in round three and in round five ending his night at the official time 2:59 seconds by TKO victory.