Boxing Results: Devin “The Dream” Haney Defeats Kambosos, Jr.!
By Ken Hissner: At the Rod Laver Arena, Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Saturday over ESPN+ and ESPN Top Rank offered in a rematch withinside the Main Event WBC, WBA, WBO and IBF Lightweight champ Devin “The Dream” Haney, defeated former WBA, WBO and IBF light-weight champ George “Ferocious” Kambosos, Jr.
In the Main Event WBC, WBA, WBO and IBF champ Devin “The Dream” Haney, 29-0 (15), #134.eight, of Las Vegas, NV, without difficulty defeated former WBA, WBO and IBF champ George “Ferocious” Kambosos, Jr., 20-2 (10), #134, of Sydney, New South Wales, AUST, over 12 rounds.
In the primary spherical Haney warned for containing with the aid of using Referee Katsuhiko Nakamura. In the 1/3 spherical Kambosos landed a proper at the chin close to the give up of the spherical getting the eye of Haney however now no longer sufficient to take the spherical.
In the fourth and 5th rounds Haney countered Kambosos properly sufficient to take each rounds. In the 7th spherical Haney reduce the left eyebrow of Kambosos. From the 8th via the 11th Haney had his manner being too rapid a hand and ft for Kambosos In the 12th and very last spherical Haney endured to outland Kambosos after which clutch him and hitting on a spoil and showboating on the give up.
Scores had been 119-109, 118-a hundred and ten two times as did this writer.
WBO No. 1 ranked Jason “Mayhem” Moloney, 25-2 (19), #117.eight, of Melbourne, AUST, without difficulty defeated WBC No. 7 ranked Nawaphon “Wat” Kaihanha, 56-2-1 (46), #117.3, of Bangkok, TH, over 12 rounds, WBC Bantam World name very last eliminator.
In the primary spherical 3 rounds Kaihanha stored coming ahead however getting countered with the aid of using Moloney. In the fourth spherical Kaihanha ultimately landed a number of his heavy arms getting the eye of Moloney. The Dream
In the 5th spherical each went to the frame with Moloney touchdown more. In the 6th spherical Moloney countered properly as Kaihanha become following him understanding he wishes a knockout to win. His constructed up file hasn`t inspired every person as much as this factor.
In the 7th spherical on the give up of the primary minute Moloney landed a left hook to the chin preventing Kaihanha in his tracks. Inside the very last minute of the spherical Kaihanha landed his nice punch to date a proper to the chin of Moloney getting his attention. In the very last minute Moloney landed a strong proper uppercut to the chin of Kaihanha and endured doing it proper as much as the bell irritating Kaihanha who endured to comply with him across the ring.
In the 9th spherical Moloney endured to be too rapid a foot and hand taking every other spherical. In the 10th and 11th rounds Moloney endured one step in advance of the plodding Kaihanha. In the 12th and very last spherical Moloney had the nice spherical of the combat rocking the pissed off Kaihanha who stored strolling into his proper arms at the chin.
Scores had been 118-a hundred and ten two times and 119-109 as did have it.
Referee Malcolm Bulner
Former WBA Interim World Super Fly champ Andrew Moloney, 25-2 (16), #114.7, of Kingscliff, New South Wales, AUST, defeated Norbelto “Meneito” Jimenez, 31-10-6 (16), #114.9, of Santo Domingo, DR, over 10 rounds, for the vacant WBO Int`l Jr Bantam name.
Boxing Results: Devin “The Dream” Haney Defeats Kambosos, Jr.!
In the primary spherical which become near till Jimenez misplaced a factor hitting at the spoil after which were given knocked down with the aid of using a strong jab close to the give up of the spherical for an eight-depend with the aid of using Referee Ignatius Missailldis. In the second one spherical a questionable knockdown for Moloney who gained the spherical anyway.
In the 1/3 spherical`s very last minute a proper from Moloney at the chin rocked Jimenez. Jimenz were given away with hitting at the spoil numerous instances aleven though having a higher spherical. In 5th spherical Jimenz keeps complaining to the referee. Moloney rocked Jimenez midway via even as Jimenez landed his nice punch of the night time a left hook to the chin withinside the very last minute.
In the 7th spherical a conflict of heads precipitated a reduce at the proper cheek bone of Jimenez. In the 8th spherical Moloney endured out scoring Jimenez and were given away with a low blow on the bell. In the 9th spherical an coincidence elbow from Moloney drew blood from the nostril of Jimenez. In the 10th and very last spherical a conflict of heads drew blood from the mouth of Moloney. He endured to outwork Jimenez prevailing every other spherical.
Scores had been 97-ninety, 98-88 and 98-89 and 97-ninety here.
IBF World Super Bantam champ Cherneka “Neekz” Johnson, 15-1 (6), #121, of Victoria, Melbourne, AUST, defeated former IBF champ Susie Ramadan, 29-4 (12), #119.3, of Preston, Victoria, AUST, over 10×2 rounds.
In the primary spherical the jab of Johnson gained her the spherical. In the second one spherical Johnson suffered a bloody nostril and reduce on her left eyebrow from a conflict of heads as Ramadan unfolded on this spherical. Her reduce guy didn`t even wipe the blood from her face. The ring doctor nearly stopped the combat. In the 1/3 spherical it become an excellent one from each boxers.
In the fourth rounds very last seconds Johnson landed a left to the chin knocking Ramadan down for an eight depend with the aid of using Referee Ignatius Missailldis finishing the spherical.
In the 5th spherical Johnson outworked Ramadan who obtained a 2d caution this time for hitting on spoil for the forty three year-antique former champ. In the 7th spherical after severa warnings the referee took a factor from Ramadan for hitting at the back of the head. Along with the knockdown Johnson is properly in advance.
In the 8th spherical Ramadan misplaced every other factor for hitting even as in a clinch for the second one time. In the 9th spherical it become near however Johnson endured out touchdown Ramadan. In the 10th and very last spherical it become one of the nice and Ramadan can also additionally have pulled it out however now no longer the win. For Johnson to triumph over the reduce become brave in conjunction with an excellent reduce-guy preserving her withinside the combat.
Scores had been 97-ninety, 96-ninety two and 96-ninety one with 97-ninety one here.
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA – OCTOBER 16: Devin Haney in the ring earlier than his World Lightweight Undisputed Championship combat with George Kambosos Jnr, at Rod Laver Arena on October 16, 2022 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo with the aid of using Mikey Williams/Top Rank Inc through Getty Images)