Commey Stops Marinez in Six
Former IBF lightweight champion Richard Commey (30-3, 27 KOs) scored a sixth round KO over Jackson “El Fenix” Marinez (19-2, 7 KOs) Saturday night inside the Bubble at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. In spectacular form, a right hand dropped Marinez as he got up and continued but was brutally knocked out by a massive right hand at 2:35 of the sixth.
In the co-feature, Glendale's Adam Lopez was victorious over former world title challenger Jason Sanchez (15-3, 8 KOs) via majority decision over 10 rounds to retain his NABF featherweight title. It was a decent ten round scrap with Lopez boxing his way to the decision win as the judges scored the bout 97-93, 96-94, and 95-95.
Heavyweight Jared “The Real Big Baby” Anderson (8-0, 8 KOs) of Toledo, Ohio scored a knockout over Kingsley Ibeh (5-1-1, 4 KOs). Anderson appeared to be going the distance until he laid out Ibeh with under a minute left in the fight. A left hook did it as the fight was stopped at 2:19 of the sixth round.
Lightweight: Eric Puente (5-0) won a unanimous decision over Sergio Vega (2-1-1, 2 KOs). All three judges scored the bout 40-36.
Welterweight Jahi Tucker (3-0, 2 KOs) scored a second round knockout over Eric Rodriguez (1-2, 1 KO). A left hook to the liver did it.
Making his professional debut Troy Isley (1-0) won a unanimous decision over Bryant Costello in going four rounds. All three judges scored the bout 40-36.
Floyd Diaz (1-0) won a unanimous decision over Fernando Macias (1-2)
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