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Shakur Stevenson Breaks Down Felix Caraballo, Stops Him In Six

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WBO featherweight champion Shakur Stevenson made a successful 130 pound debut against Felix Caraballo, working him down to a sixth round stoppage victory in a non title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Tuesday night.

Stevenson toyed with his opponent, breaking him down with every shot before, eventually ending the fight with a big body shot in the sixth round. The shot sent Caraballo to his knees and his gloves on the canvas and while stuck there because of the pains, the referee Tony Weeks was forced to end the fight at exactly 1:31 of the sixth.

With the win, the 2016 silver medallist Stevenson retained his unbeaten record and improved to (14-0, 8KOs). Stevenson was placed a 100-1 favourite, heading into the fight and he proved right the bookmarkers by winning all the five rounds (50-44, 50-44, 50-43) before the stoppage, dropping Caraballo (13-2-2, 9 KOs) twice in the first round…

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai To Defend WBC Title On MMA Card

Srisaket Sor Rungvisai To Defend WBC Title On MMA Card

10/6/2018



Asia Based MMA Promotion ONE Championship has made its way into Boxing and has successfully signed Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, who will be defending his WBC 115lbs title on a card the promotion is holding in Bangkok on October 6th.

Srisaket (45-4-1) will defend at the event ONE :‘Kingdom of Heroes’, which will take place in China, as the main event of the promotion, which will have all its fight in the ring not a cage.

Srisaket has been regarded as pound for pound king and has just recently defended his title against Juan Estrada. He will also before the date be fighting a non title tune Up fight against Young Gil Bae (28-6-2) in a 120 lbs, to be broadcast live on Workpoint TV in Thailand on July 21st.

Speaking while promoting the event, Thainchai Pisitwuttinan of Nakornloung Promotion was at a press conference in Bangkok on Monday said:


“Our work in boxing has always been driven by our passion and love. The best part of it is that we get to give life-turning opportunities to boxers and their families. Each of them has their own stories, but they are all driven by the same dream - to be the world champion. I am glad that our promotion and ONE Championship have coalesced in having a common mission and vision for combat sports athletes around the globe. I just cannot begin to say how massive of an event this will be. History will be made on 6 October.”


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