Jose Pedraza and Richard Commey fought to a draw in a 10-round junior welterweight bout Saturday in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
One judge had it for Pedraza 97-93, another for Commey 96-94 and the third 95-95.
Read the full report here.
Heavyweight prospect Jared Anderson knocked out Miljan Rovcanin in the second round of a scheduled eight-round bout, Anderson’s 12th KO in as many fights.
Anderson landed a series of hard punches in the final seconds of the second round, punctuated by a right hand that hurt Rovcanin (24-3, 16 KOs) and put him onto his back. That’s where he was counted out.
The official time of the stoppage was 3:00 of Round 1.
Jose Pedraza and Richard Commey will face off in a 140-pound battle of former titleholders tonight (Saturday) in Tulsa, Oklahoma (ESPN, ESPN+).
Pedraza (29-4, 14 KOs) and Commey (30-4, 27 KOs) are both 30-somethings trying to rebound from losses in their most-recent fights and remain in the hunt for a major belt.
In the co-feature, hot heavyweight prospect Jared Anderson (11-0, 11 KOs) of Toledo, Ohio, will take on Miljan Rovcanin (24-2, 16 KOs) of Serbia in a scheduled eight-round bout.
The main portion of the card begins at 10:30 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT. The main event will take place later in the show.
Boxing Junkie will post results of all the featured bouts on the card immediately after they end. Simply return to this post when the time comes.
Full coverage – a fight story, photo gallery and analysis – will follow on separate posts the night of the fight and the following day.
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Vasiliy Lomachenko gives boxing lesson to overmatched Richard Commey