Keith Thurman vs. Josesito Lopez Fight Card, Preview, Tickets, Streaming Information
Keith Thurman will be defending his WBA Welterweight title for the first time in two years against Josesito Lopez (36-7, 19KOs) airing live on Fox from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
In the Co-main event Gerald Washington will take on tough polish sensation Adam Kownacki in a 10 round heavyweight battle as both will look to propel themselves into heavyweight limelight.
Thurman – Lopez Round By Round
Round 5 – No urgency from Thurman, simply dominating his return to the ring. An attack by Lopez to Thurmans body is returned by a crashing left hook. A sharp 1-2 by Thurman right on the bell looked to shake Lopez. 10-9 Thurman.
Round 3: Thurman looking very good. Jabbing, moving, landing body shots. No apparent problems with elbow. He’s up 30-26.
Round 2, Thurman ups the pace, dropping Lopez with a left hook. Lopez pops back up, but fortunate to be possible saved by the bell.
Round 1. Thurman looking real good in there. Doesn’t seem like he has missed a beat. Josesito being a little more cautious but has landed on Thurman. Really good round.
Full Fight Card
- Keith Thurman vs. Josesito Lopez, 12 rounds, for Thurman’s WBA welterweight title
Adam Kownacki Stops. Gerald Washington in Round 2
Tugstsogt Nyambayar defs. Claudio Marrero Via Unanimous Decision To Win IBO Featherweight Title.
Chris Colbert defs. Josh Hernandez via Unanimous Decision
2014 National Golden Gloves champ Gary Antuanne Russell (8-0, 8KO) KOs Roberto Almazan (7-9, 2KO) in 2 Rounds
- Gary Antonio Russell vs. Lucas Baez, 8 rounds, bantamweights
Chordale Booker defs. Juan De Angel via Unanimous Decision 80-72; 79-72; 79-72
- Miguel Cruz vs. Gabor Gorbics, 8 rounds, welterweights
Will Florentino Defs. Marsellos Wilder Via Fourth Round TKO
- Mark Duncan vs. Daniel G. Flores, 4 rounds, middleweights
- Mycheal Teal vs. Jacob Landin, 4 rounds, middleweights
- Tyrek Irby vs. Jonathan Figueroa, 4 rounds, welterweights