Reveco Stops Saengthep in Argentina
By Derek Bonnett: Relatively overlooked WBA flyweight champion, Juan Carlos Reveco defended the full title for the sixth time at Polideportivo Gustavo Toro Rodriguez in San Martin, Mendoza, Argentina. The thirty-one year old Reveco, a two division champion, has quietly established his presence among the world’s best 108 and 112 pounders since 2009, but his dismissal of Thailand’s Yodmongkol Saengthep in five rounds reinforced Reveco’s standing as a capable and exciting
Wrath Of Khan Too Much For Alexander The Great
By Derek Bonnett: The MGM Grand hosted a stacked night of world class boxing on Showtime. The nine bout card featured seven televised bouts largely scheduled in the welterweight and light middleweight divisions. The matchmaking featured mostly favored fighters versus lower level opposition, but was highlighted by two evenly matched contest pitting Keith Thurman against Leonard Bundu and Amir Khan taking on Devon Alexander.