Darley Perez won the battle of the unbeaten lightweights at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa in Cabazon, California on Friday night when he scored a 10 round split decision win over Bahodir Mamadjonov
Thefirst three rounds saw southpaw Mamadjonov the more eye catching of the two , countering Perez to the head and body to take an early lead. Perez came storming back in the fifth and sixth rounds, pressing the fight and scoring with accurate and solid right hands to the head.
Perez floored Mamadjonov in the eighth round, with a right uppercut to the head that probably nicked him the fight. To his credit Mamadjonov came storming back in the ninth round, but Perez was able to outland Mamadjonov in the final round to secure victory
One judge scored the bout 95-94 for Mamadjonov, while the other two judges scored 96-93 and 95-94 for Perez. Perez, improves to 26-0-(19). Mamadjonov falls to, 11-1-(7)
super bantamweight Chris Avalosw pts 10 Yenifel Vicente
super bantamweight Glenn Porras w pts 8 Jose Silveira
light welterweight Jonathan Maicelow pts 6 Wilfredo Acuna
August 10, 2012