Frampton held onto his number five SecondsOut ranking at super bantamweight.
At 1st Bank Center, Denver, Colorado, USA, Mike Alvarado retired in his corner for round ten against Ruslan Provodnikov in a WBO light welterweight title bout. Provodnikov dropped Alvarado twice in round number eight and had him badly hurt at the fight’s conclusion. Alvarado, making his first defense of his title at home, fell to 34-2 (23). Provodnikov scored his career best win and advanced to 23-2 (16).
Provodnikov jumped from fifth to third in the SecondsOut 140 pound rankings. Alvarado fell from third to fourth. Brandon Rios and Zab Judah were dropped from the 140 rankings at SecondsOut to campaign at 147, where they remain unranked. The previous six through nine contenders each climbed one ranking. Mauricio Herrera climbed back into the SecondsOut rankings at number nine. Viktor Postol entered the SecondsOut rankings at number ten.
Also on the move, Juan Diaz re-entered the SecondsOut lightweight rankings after a long hiatus. The Baby Bull climbed back in at the ten spot. Paulus Moses exited to make room.
SecondsOut ranked fighters in action through Sunday, October 27:
On Saturday, October 26:
At EWE-Arena, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany: Arthur Abraham versus Giovanni De Carolis in a twelve round super middleweight bout
At Caliente Racetrack, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico: Miguel Vazquez versus Ammeth Diaz II in a twelve round IBF lightweight title bout
At Makati Coliseum, Makati City, Metro Manila, Philippines: Jhon Reil Casimero versus Felipe Salguera in a twelve round IBF light flyweight title bout
At Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom: Kell Brook versus Vyacheslav Senchenko in a twelve round welterweight bout
At Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA: Bernard Hopkins versus Karo Murat in a twelve round IBF light heavyweight title bout; Peter Quillin versus Gabriel Rosado in a twelve round WBO middleweight title bout
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