LA Fight Club Results
Manuel "Tino" Avila (22-0, 8 KOs) took on former WBO International featherweight title holder Jose Ramirez (27-6-2, 16 KOs) at the Belasco Theater on the Estrella TV Boxeo Estelar main event. Avila had his hands full with heated exchanges throughout the fight resulting in a cut over Ramirez's eye in the seventh round. In the beginning of the tenth round, the judge deducted a point from Ramirez for holding. At the end of the bout, the judges awarded a split decision victory to Avila with scores of 99-89, 99-89, 93-95.
Emilio "The Kid" Sanchez (14-0, 9 KOs) of Pacoima won a decision over Guadalajara, Mexico's Diuhl Olguin (10-6-2, 9 KOs) for an eight-round war. The match went all eight rounds, with both fighters displaying their tenacity with heated blows. In the end, the judges all unanimously awarded Sanchez the victory with scores of 77-75, 80-72, 79-73.
Opening up the Boxeo Estelar telecast, Pablo "The Shark" Rubio Jr. (8-0, 3 KOs) took on tough opponent Francisco "Panchito" Dominguez (7-9, 1 KO). The fight lasted all rounds, with Rubio hurting Dominguez twice in the bout. The judges all unanimously for Rubio with scores 59-54, 60-54, and 60-54 respectively.
Top prospect, Luis Coria (2-0, 2 KO) scored a first round knockout over Laredo, Texas's Juan Bryand (1-6-1) in a featherweight fight scheduled for four rounds. However, within 2 minutes and 55 seconds into the first round, Coria ended the bout by knocking out Bryand via technical knockout.
Tenochtitlan "T-Dog" Nava (4-0, 1 KO) faced Ricky Vasquez(6-3-1, 1 KOs) of Laredo, Texas in a four-round featherweight bout. The bout went the distance, with exchanges leaving Vasquez with a cut left eye in the third round. Ultimately, Nava maintained his undefeated status by majority decision with judges scores of 38-38, 39-37, and 39-37,
In the opening bout of the night for a scheduled six-round lightweight bout was Azat Hovhannisyan (10-2, 9 KOs) who knocked out Israel Rojas (9-12, 3 KOs) within the first round of the bout at the 1:31 mark by way of a left uppercut sending Rojas straight to the mat.