Estrada vs. Orucuta, Nietes vs. Palicte and Ioka vs. Arroyo – Superfly3 Results LIVE
By Marcelino Castillo
In the first fight of the night, the Mexican Joselito Velasquez beat José Chanez by unanimous decision. Velasquez improved his record to 6-0. Scorecards: 60-54; 60-54; 60-54.
California’s Jonathan Esquivel defeated Joan Velásquez by knockout in the first round. Esquivel improved his record to 7-0 with his seventh stoppage.
Mario Ramos stopped Alex Solorio by technical knockout in three rounds. Ramos exhibited good power and strong combinations.
In the women’s fight of the night, warriors Lousia Hawton and Brenda Flores waged a war from beginning to end.
From the first bell they were both going for the kill, trying to give their best and indeed the cards were a true reflection of those actions.
At the end of the 10 rounds the Mexican Brenda Flores was named as the new WBC Atom World Champion by split decision. Scorecards: 97-93; 98-93; 93-97.
In the duel before the HBO edition “Boxing After Dark”, Alexandru Marín beat Bruno Escalante by unanimous decision to win the Intercontinental Super Fly Title of the IBF.
The Japanese Kazuto Ioka returned from retirement to win by unanimous decision over Puerto Rico’s McWilliams Arroyo in a good action fight.
Ioka came out determined and with good rhythm; He threw to the stomach, threw combinations and showed power in both fists to control and thus dominate the actions.
Arroyo tried to keep his Japanese opponent at a distance, but it was impossible as he was overwhelmed by the power of Ioka, who not only showed that he has good hands, but also speed, precision and consistency.
The scorecards: 99-90; 97-92; 97-92.
Donnie Nietes and Aston Palicte left empty-handed in Los Angeles.
After twelve rounds of combat, the Filipino boxers finished with a divided draw.
Nietes threw more punches, but it was not consistent and Palicte responded with just enough.
The fight had no falls or cuts. The scores were 118-110 for Nietes, 116-112 for Palicte, and 14-114.
Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada won by unanimous decision to Felipe Orucuta in Los Angeles. Cards: 118-110; 117-111; 117-111.