Teofimo “The Takeover” Lopez Stops Pedro “Ropa” Campa!
Via Ken Hissner: At Resorts Global Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, Saturday over ESPN and ESPN+ Bob Arum (Best possible Rank) introduced throughout the Main Fit former IBF, WBO and WBA Lightweight champion now Super Lightweight Teofimo “The Takeover” Lopez, of Brooklyn, New York stopped Pedro “Ropa” Campa of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, throughout the seventh round after scoring a knockdown for the vacant WBO World and NABF titles.
Inside the co-feature 19 year-old Xander Zayas stopped Elias Espadas throughout the fifth round scoring quite a few knockdowns for the vacant WBO NABO Super Welterweight identify.
Inside the Main Fit former Lightweight champion Teofimo “The Takeover” Lopez, 17-1 (13), #138.8, of Brooklyn, NY, stopped Pedro “Ropa” Campa, 34-1-1 (23), #139.4, of Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, at 2:14 of the seventh round of a scheduled 10 rounds, for the vacant WBO Int’l and NABF titles.
Inside the first round Lopez were given right here out throwing bombs taking the round. In the second round Campa were given right here once more well conserving his non-public, alternatively not enough to take the round. Inside the third round Lopez rocked Campa with a correct on the chin halfway throughout the round after giving Campa the shoulder environment it up alternatively overlooked by way of Referee Tony Weeks.
Inside the fourth round’s final ten seconds Lopez landed a flurry of punches most likely stealing the round. Inside the fifth round Campa continued being the aggressor for necessarily probably the most section most likely taking his first round.
Inside the sixth round Campa’s left eye space was once as soon as starting to swell. Halfway throughout the round Lopez’s mouthpiece was once as soon as knocked out. Referee Weeks picked it up without getting it washed off putting it once more into the mouth of Lopez.
Inside the seventh round a correct and left jab from Lopez on the chin and down went Campa on his butt for an 8-count from referee Weeks. Campa got up taking the fight to Lopez who was southpaw momentarily. Lopez landed cast punches drawing blood from the nose of Campa and landing 3 punches in the back of the top while referee weeks were given right here in late calling a halt.
Lopez was once as soon as coming off a loss returning after nearly 9 months. Lopez is managed by way of David McWater.
Super Featherweight Andres “Savage” Cortes, 18-0 (10), #130.6, of Las Vegas, NV, defeated former NABF Super Feather champ Abraham “Fily” Montoya, 20-4-1 (14), #131, of Mexicali, Baja California, MEX, over 8 good rounds.
Inside the first round Cortes was once as soon as decrease at the correct eyebrow from the aggressive Montoya’s correct. In the second round Montoya continued pressing the fight. Inside the third and fourth rounds Cortes started countering well taking each and every rounds.
Inside the sixth round Montoya had Cortes in a corner missing a left acquire landing a correct on the chin knocking him into the ropes that are meant to have been scored a knockdown by way of Referee Kenny Bayless. Inside the seventh round Cortes were given right here once more well by way of out landing Montoya. Inside the eighth and supreme round Montoya chased the countering Cortes with the latter taking the round and the fight.
Rankings were 79-73 by way of all 3 judges with 78-74 proper right here.
Inside the co-feature 19 year-old Super Welterweight Xander Zayas, 14-0 (10), #153, of San Juan, PR, and First light, FL, stopped Elias “The Latin Kid” Espadas, 22-5-1ND (15), #153.6, of Merida, Yucatan, MEX, at 0:23 of the fifth round of a scheduled 8 rounds for the vacant WBO NABO Super Welterweight championship.
Inside the first round a left hook from Zayas on the chin dropped Espadas for an 8-count from Referee Russell Mora alternatively managed to get throughout the round while Zayas warned two occasions for low blows. In the second round it was a slugfest by way of each and every boxers with little coverage.
Inside the third round Zayas would land a combination on the chin while Espadas would counter with a left hook on the chin on quite a few occasions. Inside the final minute Zayas rocked Espadas with a left hook on the chin.
Inside the fourth round Zayas had his way for necessarily probably the most section. In between rounds the referee referred to as throughout the ring physician to check the right arm of Espadas. Inside the fifth round after twenty seconds Zayas landed a looping correct on the chin and down went Espadas for an 8-count by way of referee Mora. Upon rising referee Mora waved it off and now not the use of a argument from Espadas!
Featherweight Enrique “El Ejecutor” Durantes Vivas, 22-2 (11), #127.8, of Texcoco, MEX, won a lower up selection over southpaw Edy “Dinamita” Valencia, 19-8-6 (7), #127.6, of Culiacan, Sinaloa, MEX, over 8 arduous rounds.
Inside the first 3 rounds Vivas pushed Valencia to the ropes for necessarily probably the most section out landing him in a slugfest. Inside the fourth and fifth Valencia were given right here once more having the threshold in punches landed even though nevertheless coming off the ropes.
Inside the seventh round Valencia saved the fight in the middle of the ring for the principle time. Inside the eighth and supreme round Vivas were given right here out throwing punches in bunches until running proper right into a left on the chin with a minute remaining. He were given right here correct once more taking the fight to Valencia.
Rankings were 77-75 Valencia, 78-74 and 77-75 Vivas as proper right here.
Referee was once as soon as Robert Hoyle.
Middleweight 2021 Olympian Troy “The Transformer” Isley, 7-0 (4), #156, of Alexandria, VA, defeated Victor Toney, 6-2-1 (5), #156.8, of Youngstown, OH, over 6 rounds.
Inside the first two rounds Isley was once as soon as the aggressor outworking Toney using a cast jab and following rights to the chin of Toney. Inside the third round Toney landed counter correct to the chin of Isley knocking his head once more.
Inside the fourth and fifth rounds Isley had the threshold. Inside the sixth and supreme round Toney were given right here out southpaw for the principle minute quicker than returning to orthodox. His lack of offense value him the fight as Toney was once as soon as the busier of the two.
Rankings were 60-54 with 59-55 two occasions as was once as soon as my ranking.
Referee was once as soon as Russell Mora.
Featherweight 2021 Olympic Silver Medalist Duke Ragan 7-0 (1), #126.6, of Cincinnati, OH, defeated D’Angelo Fuentes, 7-1 (4), #125.6, of Coconut Creek, FL, after 6 arduous fought rounds.
In the second rounds halfway stage Ragan landed 3 body footage. With a minute remaining Fuentes landed a left hook to the chin buckling the knees of Ragan. Inside the third and fourth rounds Ragan were given right here once more well after most likely losing his first round of his more youthful profession.
Inside the fifth round Fuentes were given right here out firing having a good round. Inside the sixth and supreme round it was once as soon as all Ragan firing with each and every hands backing Fuentes up for necessarily probably the most section.
Rankings were 58-56 two occasions and 59-55 with 58-56 proper right here.
Referee was once as soon as Robert Hoyle.
Super Lightweight Omar Rosario, 8-0 (2), #140.8, of Caguas, PR, defeated Esteban Munoz, 6-2 (4), #140.6, of San Bernadino, CA, over 6 close rounds.
Inside the first two rounds Rosario showed a good cutting correct with Munoz showing a crimson mark with reference to the right eye by way of the highest of the second round. Inside the third and fourth rounds Munoz showed an effective left uppercut to the chin of Rosario.
Inside the sixth and supreme round even though warned two occasions by way of Referee Kenny Bayless for infractions Rosario seemed to do enough to take the round and the fight even though an intensive one.
Rankings were 58-56 by way of all 3 judges and proper right here.
Lightweight Charlie Sheehy, 4-0 (3), #134.4, of Brisbane, CA, defeated Juan Manuel “El Fierros” Castaneda, 2-1-2-1nc (0), #133.8, of Mexico The city, Distrito Federal, MEX, over 4 rounds.
Inside the first two rounds Castaneda saved coming forward swinging wildly missing more than phase his punches alternatively having a better second round. Sheehy landed a lot of rapid rights to the chin.
Inside the third rounds final minute Sheehy surprised Castaneda with a left hook to the chin. Inside the fourth and supreme round Sheehy on 3 occasions rocked an ever coming forth recreation Castaneda on the chin.
Rankings were 40-36 by way of all 3 judges while 39-37 proper right here.
Referee was once as soon as Tony Weeks.