Fernando Beltran Jr. vs. Takalani Ndlovu
2008-08-22 : Fernando Beltran 125½ lbs beat Takalani Ndlovu 125½ lbs by SD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Sommet Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
- Referee: Clay Huddleston
- Judge: Mark Streisand 115-112
- Judge: David Hudson 115-112
- Judge: Steve Weisfeld 113-114
It was Beltran’s relentless aggression and punch rate, versus Ndlovu’s more telling punches and timing. After Beltran racked up several early rounds, Ndlovu woke up in round five, landing big rights on Beltran coming in. Ndlovu surged forward but, in the last four rounds, the action went back and forth. Though losing a point for a low blow in round ten, Beltran ended strong, forcing Ndlovu to clinch and dance away from a slugging match.