Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povetkin

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Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povetkin

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Opening Bout
Henry Armstrong vs Kid Chocolate


Fight info: Turning Stone Casino, Verona, NY, United States, 2021-06-26, announcer is Billy Jordan, referee is Rafael Ramos, the bout will be scored by three judges: Sylvain Leblanc (Canada), Bill Paige (United States) and Marty Bickle (United States), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, this is not a title bout, the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, Unified-rules are in effect, three KD rule is not in effect, save by the bell is not in effect, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 4/Scorecard after 4, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Henry Armstrong - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Kid Chocolate - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 We're about to get underway... And there's the bell as Round 1 begins. 0:0
0:13 Armstrong tries a hook but Chocolate blocks it and then he scores with a hook of his own! 0:2
0:37 * Chocolate goes down!! he walked right into a wicked cross from Armstrong!! 0:2
0:39 Ramos brings his arm down over Chocolate as he begins the count... 6:2
0:39 1... 6:2
0:40 2... 6:2
0:40 * Chocolate is back on his feet and indicates he is fine to Ramos. 6:2
0:40 Chocolate still looks unsteady, but Ramos allows him to go on, waving the fighters together. 6:2
0:40 Armstrong picks up the pace sensing he can get Chocolate out of there! 6:2
0:49 Armstrong has Chocolate pinned! 6:2
0:53 Armstrong fires a left hand that Chocolate takes high on the shoulder. 6:2
01:04 Chocolate usues subtle movement and a tight guard protecting his body as Armstrong tries vainly to score. 6:2
01:15 Armstrong just can't find the range with that uppercut. 6:2
01:27 Henry Armstrong misses badly. It looked like he changed his mind half way through the punch. 6:2
01:38 Oh!!! Armstrong unleashed a crippling right hand to the head! 10:2
01:38 That blast sent Chocolate reeling into the ropes! 10:2
01:51 Henry Armstrong charges Chocolate trying to get inside 10:2
01:55 Armstrong is trying to move in behind the jab, which lands. 12:2
01:55 Armstrong hurt Chocolate with that last shot! He's got him on wobbly legs, let's see if he can close the deal! 12:2
02:04 Chocolate slides into a neutral corner... 12:2
02:09 "Homicide Hank" Armstrong is off target with that cross. 12:2
02:20 Armstrong lands a smashing cross! 17:2
02:20 Chocolate is favoring his ribs, he's hurt!! 17:2
02:24 Kid Chocolate is starting to puff up a little under his left eye. 17:2
02:29 Chocolate retreats into the upper corner. 17:2
02:33 Armstrong misses with the left and then fails to connect with the right as well. 17:2
02:48 Chocolate works his way in and leans on Henry Armstrong... 17:2
02:52 Referee Ramos separates the two... 17:2
03:00 Considering the clinch Henry Armstrong has on Chocolate it looks like he wants to dance with him, not fight him. Chocolate pushes him away. 17:2
03:00 Armstrong shoves Chocolate away. 17:2
03:00 A knockdown is always exciting and this crowd is full of electricity after that last round! 17:2

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Chocolate rushes out at the bell. Whatever his corner said to him seems to have him fired up. 0:0
0:07 Eddie Inabagsky not only gave Chocolate encouragement between rounds but also some solid advice on how to handle Henry Armstrong. Now it's up to Chocolate to implement it. 0:0
0:13 Armstrong doesn't connect with the jab. 0:0
0:20 Chocolate has Henry Armstrong blocked in! 0:0
0:25 Chocolate misses with the jab. He lets go with a left and that fails to find its mark, too. 0:0
0:40 Henry Armstrong lands a vicious cross! 4:0
0:40 Chocolate's hurt, that blow stopped him cold! 4:0
0:53 As high as Chocolate is holding his gloves he is leaving his body wide open to a damaging body punch if Armstrong takes advantage of it. 4:0
0:55 Armstrong pins Chocolate in the corner! 4:0
01:00 Henry Armstrong plods forward. 4:0
01:08 Chocolate backs into a neutral corner. 4:0
01:12 Armstrong telegraphed that shot and Chocolate ducks under it easily. 4:0
01:23 Henry Armstrong lands a devastating uppercut! 8:0
01:23 Chocolate looks hurt... He's stumbling backward! 8:0
01:33 Chocolate moves into the left corner. 8:0
01:42 * Armstrong lands a vicious hook and down goes Kid Chocolate! 8:0
01:45 Armstrong is ushered to a neutral corner by Ramos and the count begins.. 16:0
01:45 1... 16:0
01:46 2... 16:0
01:47 3... 16:0
01:48 4... 16:0
01:49 5... 16:0
01:50 Chocolate makes it to a knee at the count of 6 but he's still struggling to get his legs under him! 16:0
01:51 7... 16:0
01:52 8... 16:0
01:53 9... 16:0
01:54 10! 16:0
01:54 * Chocolate can't regain his feet! His legs just won't support him. Chocolate rolls over on his back... Armstrong wins by knockout! 16:0

Fight Result

Let's go to Billy Jordan for the call...

Ladies and gentlemen! The victor by knockout at 01:59 of the 2nd round...

Henry Armstrong!


Score Cards

Sylvain Leblanc Round Total
Canada 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Henry Armstrong 10 10
Kid Chocolate 8 8

Bill Paige Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Henry Armstrong 10 10
Kid Chocolate 8 8

Marty Bickle Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Henry Armstrong 10 10
Kid Chocolate 8 8

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Henry Armstrong 30 30
Kid Chocolate 24 24


Statistics
Categories Henry Armstrong Kid Chocolate
Knockdowns scored 2 0

Jabs / Round 2.50 0.00
Hooks / Round 4.50 0.50
Crosses / Round 4.50 1.50
Combinations / Round 7.00 0.50
Uppercuts / Round 2.50 0.50

Punches Landed / Round 21.00 3.00
Punches Missed / Round 116.00 14.50

Punching Accuracy 15.3% 17.1%

Total Number of Fouls 0 0
Bouts with eye swelling resulting from punches 1

No cuts occured

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 0 / 0 1 / 1
Fight Inside 0 / 0 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Offensive) 0 / 0 1 / 1
Fight Outside (Defensive) 1 / 0 0 / 0
Go for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 0 / 0 0 / 0


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments


Preliminary 1
Ike Ibeabuchi vs Alexander Povetkin

Fight info: Casino Vodoley, Ekaterinburg, Russia, 2021-06-26, announcer is Damian Pinto, referee is Sergey Krupenich, the bout will be scored by three judges: Bobby Wells (United States), Ricardo Bays (United States) and Fred Jones (United States), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, this is not a title bout, the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, Unified-rules are in effect, three KD rule is not in effect, save by the bell is not in effect, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 4/Scorecard after 4, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Ike Ibeabuchi - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Lacks Focus - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Alexander Povetkin - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The bell signaling the start of the fight sounds here at this popular venue. 0:0
0:15 Povetkin fires a left hand that Ibeabuchi takes high on the shoulder. 0:0
0:18 Each fighter is measuring the other. Now Ibeabuchi lets his hands go and scores several quick punches to the head of Povetkin. 2:0
0:34 Povetkin takes a hard combination from Ibeabuchi 7:0
0:34 Povetkin is dazed and he is in trouble!! 7:0
0:51 Ibeabuchi cuts loose with a combination and the crowd roars, but the truth is none of those punches landed. Alexander Povetkin had his elbows tucked in nicely. 7:0
01:02 Ibeabuchi keeps looking to get inside on Alexander Povetkin 7:0
01:11 Ibeabuchi throws a leaping shot that fails to hit the target. 7:0
01:18 Povetkin ducks into an uppercut from Ibeabuchi. 9:0
01:18 Ibeabuchi picks up the pace sensing he can get Povetkin out of there! 9:0
01:31 Povetkin does a great job of moving as Ibeabuchi tries to work inside. 9:0
01:42 Ibeabuchi looks to land a jab but misses the mark. 9:0
01:45 Povetkin lands consecutive blows to Ike Ibeabuchi's midsection. 9:2
01:58 Povetkin moves in and scores with a quick jab. 9:4
02:12 Povetkin holds his gloves high, bobbing and weaving, making it difficult for "The President" to score with a clean shot. 9:4
02:17 A flurry of punches are exchanged, but Ibeabuchi is coming out on top. 12:6
02:27 Povetkin gets off a nice little three punch salvo. 12:8
02:40 Ibeabuchi is holding on to Povetkin. He seems to be taking a breather. 12:8
02:45 Povetkin tries to get free... Here comes Krupenich to break them up... 12:8
02:54 Ibeabuchi is just missing by a hair with his punches. 12:8
03:00 Povetkin is holding... 12:8
03:00 Krupenich separates them. 12:8
03:00 The bell sounds ending Round 1. 13:8

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Povetkin didn't sit in the corner between rounds and he comes out quickly to begin Round 2. 0:0
0:18 Ibeabuchi fires and misses. 0:0
0:25 Povetkin drops his shoulder as if to throw a right, then quickly rips a quick left hook to the body. 0:5
0:25 Ibeabuchi was stunned by that last flurry of punches! 0:5
0:35 A flurry of blows from Povetkin lands to the body 0:7
0:55 Ibeabuchi forces his way inside. 0:7
0:59 Alexander Povetkin lands with a short, quick uppercut in close. 0:9
01:13 Povetkin circles around the ring. 0:9
01:22 Povetkin misses wildly with the hook. 0:9
01:29 Both men look to measure one another. 0:9
01:31 Ibeabuchi eats a jab from Povetkin 0:11
01:48 Povetkin is moving nicely, using every inch of this ring. 0:11
01:56 Povetkin pushes Ibeabuchi away from him, trying to get some punching room and lands a crisp uppercut to the head from inside. 0:14
02:09 Povetkin rips off a nice right-left combination to the head. 0:16
02:13 * Swelling has erupted under the left eye of Ibeabuchi. This is going to be a problem, even if it doesn't get much worse. 0:16
02:18 Alexander Povetkin finds a home for his jab, keeping Ibeabuchi at bay. 0:18
02:23 The swelling around Ibeabuchi's left eye is getting messy and his vision has to be obscured. 0:18
02:38 Ibeabuchi swings...and misses. 0:18
02:45 Povetkin rips off two quick jabs and one finds the mark. 0:20
02:54 Povetkin bangs away with both hands and a nice uppercut finds a home. 0:22
03:00 Povetkin is bouncing on his toes, avoiding Ibeabuchi attempts to move inside on him. 0:22
03:00 That's all she wrote here in Round 2. 1:24

Round 3
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Round 3 is about to begin... There's the bell! 0:0
0:07 Ibeabuchi's corner is an experienced crew but the swelling he's suffered looks almost as bad as it did before the minute break. 0:0
0:07 Ibeabuchi's finds a home on Povetkin's jaw. 2:0
0:21 Ibeabuchi lands a vicious cross! 6:0
0:21 That shot buckled Alexander Povetkin's legs and he is really unsteady now, like he could go down at any moment! 6:0
0:36 Povetkin is flicking the jab, trying to keep Ibeabuchi at long range. 6:0
0:48 A series of strong blows to the midsection by Ibeabuchi. 9:0
0:57 * Ibeabuchi is told to keep his punches up by Krupenich. 11:0
01:15 The action slows for the moment. 11:0
01:24 Povetkin works free! He backs to ring center, with Ibeabuchi following. 11:0
01:37 Povetkin's constant movement can be frustrating to an opponent who's not capable of cutting off the ring on him. 11:0
02:01 * Ibeabuchi throws a wild overhand right that lands flush! Povetkin drops to one knee and will take the count! 11:0
02:04 Ibeabuchi is ushered to a neutral corner by Krupenich and the count begins.. 20:0
02:04 1... 20:0
02:05 Povetkin tries to clear his head as Krupenich reaches the count of 2. 20:0
02:06 3... 20:0
02:07 4... 20:0
02:08 5... 20:0
02:09 6... 20:0
02:10 7... 20:0
02:11 8... 20:0
02:11 * Alexander Povetkin manages to get back to his feet but he still looks kind of shaky. 20:0
02:11 Krupenich is allowing the fight to continue and the action resumes. 20:0
02:11 Ibeabuchi won't want to let Povetkin off the hook, now that he has him hurt! 20:0
02:20 Ibeabuchi has Povetkin cornered! 20:0
02:25 Ibeabuchi throws a flurry of punches but Povetkin either blocks or slips them. 20:0
02:31 The fighters are at ring center... 20:0
02:40 Ibeabuchi tries to work his way inside but he can't do it. 20:0
02:45 Ibeabuchi lands a nice cross but Povetkin turned with it, absorbing most of its power. 22:0
02:45 Ibeabuchi probably can't finish Povetkin this round as time winds down, but He should carry this momentum into the next round. 22:0
02:58 Circling left, Ibeabuchi looks for an opening to fire a shot at Povetkin. 22:0
03:00 Povetkin retreats into the upper left corner. 22:0
03:00 A knockdown is always exciting and this crowd is full of electricity after that last round! 24:1

Round 4
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The seconds hurry out of Povetkin's corner as the bell sounds for Round 4. 0:0
0:08 A minute wasn't enough to eliminate or even significantly reduce Ibeabuchi's swelling. They'll have to keep a close watch on it and make sure Ibeabuchi's vision doesn't become a major problem over the next few rounds. 0:0
0:09 Povetkin has Ibeabuchi blocked in! 0:0
0:09 Some nice infighting ends with Povetkin getting an uppercut in. 0:2
0:18 Both fighters keep straying from ring center. Now they're back in the middle of the square. 0:2
0:18 There's a lead right hand that finds its mark. That can be a dangerous punch if Povetkin can land a solid one. 0:4
0:34 Ike Ibeabuchi really buried that punch into Povetkin's ribs. 5:4
0:34 Povetkin is trying to regroup after those punches... 5:4
0:43 Both fighters are being extremely cautious in this one. We hadn't expected such a tactical battle. 5:4
0:50 Alexander Povetkin is boxing beautifully, smoothly moving side to side and in and out. 5:4
0:55 Povetkin pins Ibeabuchi in the corner! 5:4
0:55 Povetkin dips and connects with a hook to the side of Ibeabuchi's head. 5:6
01:11 Povetkin is probing with his jab as he tries to find an opening in Ibeabuchi's defense. 5:6
01:24 Ike Ibeabuchi just comes up short with the jab. 5:6
01:31 Oh!!! Povetkin unleashed a crippling right hand to the head! 5:11
01:31 Ibeabuchi was stopped cold by that punch and he is staggering across the ring! 5:11
01:36 The knockdown suffered by Povetkin should have made that last round Ibeabuchi's by a wide margin. 5:11
01:36 The increased swelling around the left eye of Ibeabuchi is fast becoming a hindurance. 5:11
01:44 Povetkin just misses with a huge shot as Ibeabuchi chooses the perfect time to suddenly backpedal. 5:11
01:51 The action is at ring center. 5:11
01:56 Alexander Povetkin is really fluid in his movement. 5:11
02:09 * Krupenich is telling Povetkin to quit rabbit punching. 5:13
02:18 Alexander Povetkin has Ibeabuchi in a world of trouble. Let's see if he can finish him here in the 4th. 5:13
02:31 Povetkin telegraphed that shot and Ibeabuchi ducks under it easily. 5:13
02:46 Povetkin slips inside and lands a hook. 5:15
02:56 Povetkin has Ibeabuchi pinned! 5:15
03:00 Povetkin lands a devastating cross! 5:19
03:00 Ibeabuchi was stunned by that blow! 5:19
03:00 There has to be something done about the swelling around Ibeabuchi's left eye as it continues to worsen. 5:19
03:00 That's another round in the books as Round 4 comes to an end. 5:21

Round 5
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Povetkin looks to be in fair shape as Round 5 gets underway. 0:0
0:08 If the swelling was lessened by Ibeabuchi's corner, it wasn't reduced enough to make a big difference. It's going to be a factor in this fight if it continues to worsen. 0:0
0:09 Ibeabuchi doubles up to the body, though Povetkin seems unfazed. 2:0
0:25 Povetkin is trying to free his gloves from under Ike Ibeabuchi's gloves. 2:0
0:30 Krupenich moves in to break the clinch. 2:0
0:45 Ibeabuchi lands a devastating hook to the body. 5:0
0:54 Povetkin is keeping away from the ropes. 5:0
0:59 Povetkin lands a devastating jab! 5:5
0:59 Ibeabuchi is just looking for a place to fall after that shot! 5:5
01:18 OH! Povetkin landed the big hook flush! 5:9
01:18 Ibeabuchi is hurt! 5:9
01:23 It seems every shot Ibeabuchi takes on his left makes the swelling worse. 5:9
01:32 Povetkin tries to muscle inside but Ibeabuchi clinches him. 5:9
01:37 Krupenich has to break them apart. 5:9
01:47 Ike Ibeabuchi and Povetkin are in a clinch, Krupenich hollers at them to break and start fighting. 5:9
01:51 Now they break clean. 5:9
02:05 Povetkin slides into a neutral corner... 5:9
02:10 Ibeabuchi feels his back touch the ropes and tries to reverse his position. He doesn't want to be the one trapped there. 5:9
02:18 Both boxers are in the middle of the squared circle. 5:9
02:23 It's a sweet uppercut by Ibeabuchi! He snapped Alexander Povetkin's head straight back with that punch! 9:9
02:23 That blast sent Povetkin reeling into the ropes! 9:9
02:40 Ibeabuchi dips as if to launch a body shot, then goes upstairs with a quick hook to the head that puts Alexander Povetkin back on his heels! 13:9
02:40 Alexander Povetkin suddenly has a vacant look in his eyes. That's a bad sign. 13:9
02:49 It is a good boxing crowd tonight. They know the game and are reacting to every good punch that lands. 13:9
02:53 Povetkin moves into the far corner. 13:9
02:57 That hook from Ibeabuchi snapped Povetkin's head back violently! 18:9
02:57 And Povetkin's in big trouble now! 18:9
03:00 That was a great round as both combatants gave it everything they had and then some. 18:9

Round 6
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Povetkin looks to be in good shape as Round 6 gets underway. 0:0
0:08 The swelling on the face of Ibeabuchi is noticeable, even at a distance. Although his corner men were applying cold compresses and trying to work the swelling away from his eyes, Ibeabuchi still has distension. 0:0
0:13 Povetkin can't score with short uppercut inside. Ibeabuchi got his gloves in front of the punch. 0:0
0:27 Ibeabuchi traps Alexander Povetkin's gloves under his arms. He won't let go until Krupenich breaks it up. 0:0
0:32 Ibeabuchi finally lets go of Povetkin. 0:0
0:41 The fighters are tied up. Povetkin tries to extract himself. He gets his arms free. 0:0
0:50 Referee Krupenich separates the two... 0:0
0:54 Povetkin has Ibeabuchi trapped! 0:0
0:59 Povetkin slips out of a corner, as Ibeabuchi attempts to trap him. 0:0
01:04 Povetkin had the upper hand in an action packed exchange! 2:3
01:16 Povetkin feels his back touch the ropes and immediately moves away. He doesn't want to get trapped there. 2:3
01:16 Ibeabuchi takes a hook as he tries to work inside. 2:5
01:30 Povetkin fires a lead right that Ibeabuchi manages to avoid. 2:5
01:32 Ibeabuchi's jab is fast and accurate. 4:5
01:46 Krupenich has to pull the fighters away from each other as Povetkin locks up Ibeabuchi's arms. 4:5
01:50 * Krupenich steps in and admonishes Ibeabuchi for leaning on Povetkin's neck. 4:5
02:04 Povetkin has Ibeabuchi trapped in the upper left neutral corner... 4:5
02:08 Alexander Povetkin is on his bicycle, moving from corner to corner forcing Ibeabuchi to chase him. 4:5
02:18 Povetkin ties up Ibeabuchi. Why would he want to clinch now? 4:5
02:27 Povetkin and Ibeabuchi each take a step back. 4:5
02:31 Ibeabuchi backs into a neutral corner. 4:5
02:31 Povetkin scores with a quick one-two to Ibeabuchi's midsection 4:7
02:36 Ibeabuchi's left eye continues to swell alarmingly and it's got to be affecting his vision. 4:7
02:45 Look at that subtle shoulder movement. See how Povetkin rolls them? That throws off your opponent's timing. 4:7
02:50 Povetkin flicks three quick jabs and at least one got through. 4:9
03:00 There's another round in the books. 3:10

Round 7
Time Commentary Points
0:00 We have reached the halfway point of the fight as Round 7 begins. 0:0
0:08 Eddie Inabagsky was really animated in Povetkin's corner and Povetkin was nodding in agreement. 0:0
0:08 The swelling on the face of Ibeabuchi is almost as pronounced as it was before his corner worked on it, in spite of their efforts. 0:0
0:13 Povetkin dances gracefully across the canvas 0:0
0:22 Ibeabuchi tries to get the hook into the the ribs, but Povetkin blocks it. 0:0
0:29 Povetkin landed a sharp combination that rocked Ibeabuchi back on his heels! 0:4
0:29 Ibeabuchi was stopped cold by that series of shots! 0:4
0:38 Ibeabuchi bangs the uppercut home. 2:4
0:47 Ibeabuchi pushes Povetkin away from him, trying to get some punching room and lands a wicked uppercut in close. 5:4
0:56 Povetkin is covering up to prevent body shots, but he's leaving his chin dangerously unprotected! 5:4
01:00 Povetkin is staying at the center of the ring. 5:4
01:05 He lands a hard cross! 5:9
01:05 That was a beautiful shot, Ibeabuchi's eyes actually rolled back in his head! It's amazing that he's still upright! 5:9
01:09 The swelling under Ibeabuchi's left eye can't get much worse, as it has now ballooned substantially. 5:9
01:27 Ibeabuchi charges Povetkin trying to get inside 5:9
01:31 The fighters are jockeying for position as both men try to gain the advantage here in the 7th. 5:9
01:35 Ibeabuchi throws a nice, short uppercut that scores to Povetkin's jaw. 7:9
01:49 Ibeabuchi connects with a violent cross! 12:9
01:49 Povetkin was rattled by that shot and he is hurt! 12:9
02:05 Ibeabuchi moves in and connects with a compact uppercut to the head. 14:9
02:14 Ibeabuchi jolts Alexander Povetkin starting with the body and working up to the head. 17:9
02:27 Ibeabuchi grabs Povetkin's head, pulls it down, into his chest. Krupenich has to force Ibeabuchi to let go. 17:9
02:32 Krupenich moves them apart. 17:9
02:40 Povetkin backs into the lower corner. 17:9
02:44 Ibeabuchi shuffles slowly forward, constantly pressuring Alexander Povetkin. 17:9
02:49 Fighters are exchanging blows! Povetkin scored more on that exchange. 19:12
03:00 Povetkin slides into his own corner... 19:12
03:00 Ike Ibeabuchi misses badly. It looked like he changed his mind half way through the punch. 19:12
03:00 What a great round of boxing as both fighters traded heavy leather. And the crowd is letting the combatants know that they like what they're seeing! 21:13

Round 8
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Povetkin rushes out at the bell. Whatever his corner said to him seems to have him fired up. 0:0
0:06 Ibeabuchi's corner didn't ignore the swelling he's suffered so far in this bout; however, even with the attention that they gave it, the puffiness doesn't look lessened much, if at all. 0:0
0:13 The quickness and footwork of Povetkin is definitely keeping Ibeabuchi off balance. 0:0
0:13 Povetkin's punches are losing their steam as he looks beat. 0:0
0:34 Povetkin is protecting the body nicely as Ibeabuchi fails to score inside. 0:0
0:53 Ibeabuchi lands a strong hook! 4:0
0:53 Povetkin is suddenly in trouble! 4:0
01:02 Alexander Povetkin is trying to avoid shots to the body. He'd better look out for shots to the head! 4:0
01:16 Ibeabuchi moves in at an angle, trying to cut off the ring on Povetkin. 4:0
01:26 Povetkin is moving around the ring nicely. 4:0
01:31 Ibeabuchi retreats into a neutral corner. 4:0
01:36 Povetkin cranks up the hook and connects to Ibeabuchi's jaw, that one had bad intent behind it! 4:5
01:36 Ibeabuchi is reeling after that shot! 4:5
01:40 Ibeabuchi's left eye is becoming a cause of major concern as it continues swell. 4:5
01:52 Ibeabuchi lands a solid combination to the head of Povetkin. 7:5
02:09 Ibeabuchi holds his arms up in disgust as Alexander Povetkin holds him around his waist. 7:5
02:18 Povetkin uses his shoulder to force Ibeabuchi out of the clinch. 7:5
02:23 At this point in the fight, neither fighter appears to have gained a significant advantage. 7:5
02:27 Povetkin goes to the head and the body, though neither punch had much on it. 7:7
02:32 Ike Ibeabuchi needs to catch his second wind... 7:7
02:41 Ibeabuchi ties up Povetkin... 7:7
02:45 * The referee is cautioning Ibeabuchi about using his shoulders a bit too enthusiastically when he gets inside. 7:7
03:00 Ibeabuchi slides into the corner... 7:7
03:00 Ibeabuchi comes in low. Povetkin puts a headlock on him. Krupenich knocks Povetkin's arm off Ibeabuchi's head. 7:7
03:00 Krupenich has to separate the two... 7:7
03:00 Povetkin shows Ibeabuchi his back and moves quickly back to his corner at the sound of the bell, ending Round 8. 8:7

Round 9
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Ike Ibeabuchi and Povetkin square off as the bell sounds to start the action for Round 9. 0:0
0:08 A minute wasn't enough to eliminate or even significantly reduce Ibeabuchi's swelling. They'll have to keep a close watch on it and make sure Ibeabuchi's vision doesn't become a major problem over the next few rounds. 0:0
0:13 Povetkin lands a solid uppercut! 0:5
0:13 Ibeabuchi is trying to regain his senses after that punch... 0:5
0:33 And Povetkin tastes the power of a huge cross from Ibeabuchi! 4:5
0:33 Povetkin seems to have been hurt by that punch! 4:5
0:49 Both fighters are holding here. It's a tangle of arms and Krupenich is going to have to sort this out. 4:5
0:58 Ibeabuchi shoves Povetkin away. 4:5
01:11 Alexander Povetkin smothers Ibeabuchi's attack with a clinch! 4:5
01:20 Krupenich has to break the clinch. 4:5
01:24 Ibeabuchi is not having much success cutting off the ring this round. 4:5
01:28 Not a lot of action in the ring right now. 4:5
01:35 Ibeabuchi continues to follow Povetkin about the ring. 4:5
01:49 Ibeabuchi throws the jab and it lands cleanly. 6:5
02:00 Ibeabuchi shoots the jab, followed by a nice cross. 8:5
02:10 Ibeabuchi traps Povetkin in the corner! 8:5
02:14 Ibeabuchi lands a hard hook! 12:5
02:14 Povetkin is clutching his side! 12:5
02:40 * Alexander Povetkin goes down!! he walked right into a wicked combination from Ibeabuchi!! 12:5
02:42 Krupenich moves into position over Povetkin and begins the count 18:5
02:42 1... 18:5
02:43 2... 18:5
02:44 3... 18:5
02:44 * Alexander Povetkin still looks shaky after getting up from the knockdown and Krupenich is taking a long look at him. 18:5
02:44 The fight will go on as Krupenich deems Povetkin is fit to conitnue. 18:5
02:44 Ibeabuchi must sense that he's got Povetkin just about out on his feet. Now, it's a matter of whether or not he can land the punches necessary to end this fight. 18:5
02:57 Ike Ibeabuchi's misses as Alexander Povetkin backpedals away. 18:5
03:00 What a devastating knockdown, you can bet the fans in attendance will be talking about that round long after the fight is over. 19:4

Round 10
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Povetkin looks a bit disgusted as Round 10 gets underway. 0:0
0:07 If the swelling was lessened by Ibeabuchi's corner, it wasn't reduced enough to make a big difference. It's going to be a factor in this fight if it continues to worsen. 0:0
0:13 There's a straight right by Povetkin! 0:4
0:13 That shot landed square and Ibeabuchi felt it, he's in a world of hurt! 0:4
0:17 Both of these fighters are really laboring now... 0:4
0:17 Ibeabuchi seems bothered by the increased swelling around the left eye. 0:4
0:26 Both fighters are throwing but Ibeabuchi is scoring more than Povetkin. 3:6
0:43 Povetkin wings a big left hand at Ibeabuchi but the latter sidesteps the punch. 3:6
0:50 Ibeabuchi drops the right hand flush on Povetkin's chin! 7:6
0:50 Alexander Povetkin was staggered by that punch! 7:6
01:06 Ibeabuchi patiently and methodically advances, steadily cutting down the ring space, giving Alexander Povetkin little room to move. 7:6
01:15 Povetkin takes a half step back as he tries to create some punching room. 7:6
01:19 Alexander Povetkin moves into a neutral corner. 7:6
01:23 Ibeabuchi lets his hands go but his punches land on the arms of Povetkin. 7:6
01:26 Povetkin lands a nice jab. He tries to follow it up with a cross but it misses. 7:8
01:30 Povetkin appears to be rebounding from the knockdown he suffered in the last frame. 7:8
01:39 He clinches nicely... but clinching doesn't score points. 7:8
01:51 Krupenich separates the two fighters. 7:8
02:00 Ibeabuchi is challenging Povetkin to fight him and quit clinching. 7:8
02:12 Krupenich pries them apart. 7:8
02:17 Alexander Povetkin scores from the outside with a nice cross to the body. 7:11
02:21 Ibeabuchi is going to have to protect his continually swelling left eye or it is going to become an issue in this fight! 7:11
02:31 Ibeabuchi picks off the jab by Alexander Povetkin. 7:11
02:38 Ibeabuchi pummels Alexander Povetkin, capping off his assault with a stiff uppercut! 12:11
02:38 Mercy! that was a crushing blow! Povetkin is trying to hang on... 12:11
02:48 Ike Ibeabuchi digs a short hook to ribs of Povetkin. 14:11
03:00 Povetkin moves into the upper left corner. 14:11
03:00 Both fighters have their supporters and each man is receiving a well-deserved round of applause from a pumped up crowd! 15:11

Round 11
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Krupenich motions the fighters together as the bell sounds to begin Round 11. 0:0
0:06 The swelling on the face of Ibeabuchi is almost as pronounced as it was before his corner worked on it, in spite of their efforts. 0:0
0:11 Povetkin lets his hands go inside, but Ibeabuchi protects his body well. 0:0
0:13 Ibeabuchi goes downstairs with a right cross. 2:0
0:22 Povetkin got quite a pep talk in his corner; we'll see if Eddie Inabagsky's instructions work. 2:0
0:27 Povetkin back pedals away from the straight forward attack of Ike Ibeabuchi. 2:0
0:38 Ibeabuchi fires a wild overhand right and misses everything. 2:0
0:45 Povetkin suddenly goes southpaw and tries to find an opening. But his punches miss from this side too. Now he goes back to his orthodox stance. 2:0
0:56 * A beautiful uppercut to the chin knocks Povetkin to the canvas! 2:0
0:58 Krupenich picks up the count from the timekeeper... 8:0
0:58 1... 8:0
0:59 2... 8:0
01:00 The count reaches 3 as Povetkin is struggling to climb off of the deck. 8:0
01:00 * Povetkin lurches to his feet but there's no question that he's hurt. 8:0
01:00 Krupenich is allowing the fight to continue. Povetkin looks real shaken to us, however. 8:0
01:00 Alexander Povetkin suddenly looks very vulnerable. Ibeabuchi can stop him if he lets it all hang out. 8:0
01:13 Ibeabuchi tries to go to the body but he can't find an opening. 8:0
01:24 Ibeabuchi slides along the far ropes. 8:0
01:29 Ibeabuchi has Povetkin trapped! 8:0
01:33 Ibeabuchi scores with a tremendous left! 12:0
01:33 Povetkin's eye's are glazed over after that shot, he is definitely hurt! 12:0
01:46 OH! Ike Ibeabuchi landed the big hook flush! 16:0
01:46 What a devastating shot, Povetkin looks like he is out on his feet, he has no idea where he is! 16:0
01:51 A small mouse has formed under Povetkin's right eye. 16:0
02:04 Ibeabuchi muscles his way inside. 16:0
02:09 Povetkin is forced into his own corner... 16:0
02:13 Ibeabuchi drives home a wicked hook to the midsection! 20:0
02:13 Alexander Povetkin looks shaken! 20:0
02:23 Povetkin lands a short hook to the body. 20:2
02:39 Povetkin picks off the jab thrown by Ike Ibeabuchi. 20:2
02:47 Ibeabuchi seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 20:2
02:51 The fighters are back at ring center... 20:2
03:00 * That punch caught Povetkin clean. He brings his arms up in a defensive posture. Now he pitches forward! Povetkin goes down after a delayed reaction to the combination by Ibeabuchi! 20:2
03:00 Krupenich positions himself over Povetkin and starts the count.. 29:2
03:00 1... 29:2
03:00 * Povetkin is back on his feet! He looks shaken... 29:2
03:00 Krupenich seems convinced that Povetkin is ok, and the fight will continue! 29:2
03:00 Forget the sweet science, boxing fans love a knockdown as their approval of that last round clearly demonstrates. 31:3

Round 12
Time Commentary Points
0:00 It's Round 12 of this scheduled 15 rounder. 0:0
0:08 Eddie Inabagsky seemed to pump up Alexander Povetkin between rounds. 0:0
0:08 The swelling on the face of Ike Ibeabuchi is noticeable, even at a distance. Although his corner men were applying cold compresses and trying to work the swelling away from his eyes, Ibeabuchi still has distension. 0:0
0:08 If the swelling was lessened by Povetkin's corner, it wasn't reduced enough to make a big difference. It's going to be a factor in this fight if it continues to worsen. 0:0
0:12 There's a hard shot off the top of Ibeabuchi's head! 0:4
0:12 That blow connected solidly to the head of Ibeabuchi and he is stunned! 0:4
0:17 The swelling under Ibeabuchi's left eye is growing to a point where the eye could end up shut if his corner can't reduce or at least control it. 0:4
0:25 Ibeabuchi retreats into the far corner. 0:4
0:25 Those were mostly arm punches from Alexander Povetkin but several got through. 0:6
0:35 Povetkin brushes the ropes and quickly spins away, heading back to ring center. 0:6
0:39 Povetkin just landed a three punch combo! 0:10
0:39 Ibeabuchi is trying to regroup after those punches... 0:10
0:51 Povetkin seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 0:10
01:03 * Povetkin takes a sizzling combination flush to the chin and drops to his hands and knees!!! 0:10
01:05 Krupenich starts the count... 7:10
01:05 1... 7:10
01:06 Povetkin rolls over and is trying to push himself up but will he have enough strength and time to do it? 7:10
01:07 3... 7:10
01:08 4... 7:10
01:08 * Povetkin is having a hard time keeping his feet under him as he pulls himself up off the canvas, 7:10
01:08 Povetkin still looks unsteady, but Krupenich allows him to go on, waving the fighters together. 7:10
01:08 Ibeabuchi has hurt Povetkin early in the round. Povetkin is going to have to call on all his tricks to survive with this much time to go. 7:10
01:22 Povetkin is either lucky or has radar. Ibeabuchi's last punch missed landing by a fraction of an inch! 7:10
01:28 Povetkin moves into the upper corner. 7:10
01:28 Neither fighter is going to come out on the short end of this exchange of punches. 9:12
01:28 Alexander Povetkin is hurt. He looks like he's ready to go. Ibeabuchi just needs to take his time and land one more big shot. 9:12
01:33 Ibeabuchi's left eye is turning ugly as the swelling under it worsens. 9:12
01:37 Povetkin is blocked in his own corner... 9:12
01:42 Ibeabuchi doubled up on the hook. Did you see the water fly off Povetkin's head? 14:12
01:42 Povetkin takes a step back, obviously hurt! 14:12
01:46 There's no doubt about it. Those knockdowns this round and last are having an effect on Povetkin. 14:12
01:50 Ibeabuchi lands a lead right to the midsection. 17:12
01:50 Povetkin is hurt. Ibeabuchi is a decent finisher, but sometimes he gets too excited and just wings wild punches. Let's see what he does here. 17:12
01:55 That swelling under the right eye of Povetkin is definitely getting worse. 17:12
02:03 Ibeabuchi ducks under a jab and brings an uppercut right down main street. 19:12
02:03 Ibeabuchi is raining blows down on Alexander Povetkin, who is obviously hurt. Ibeabuchi wants to take the decision out of the hands of the judges and he has a chance to do just that! 19:12
02:08 Krupenich's primary concern is the health and safety of the fighter. I have to believe he's ready to jump in and end the fight. 19:12
02:12 Both fighters are throwing but it looks like Ike Ibeabuchi is scoring more than Povetkin. 22:14
02:17 Povetkin's right eye is becoming an ugly mass of swollen flesh and has got to be an inviting target for Ibeabuchi. 22:14
02:22 Ibeabuchi scores with a nice right cross. 24:14
02:32 Povetkin lands a rapier like jab to the head of Ibeabuchi 24:16
02:43 Upstairs and downstairs! Povetkin lands two quick blows and then moves away from Ibeabuchi's counters. 24:18
02:48 The swelling around Ibeabuchi's left eye is getting messy and his vision has to be obscured. 24:18
02:52 Povetkin pins Ibeabuchi in the corner! 24:18
02:52 Both fighters are exchanging blows! Povetkin scored more on that exchange. 26:21
02:57 * Ike Ibeabuchi is just pouring it on now!Krupenich grabs Povetkin to save him from further punishment. Ibeabuchi is the winner by TKO!!! 26:21

Fight Result

Damian Pinto has the call...

Ladies and Gentlemen! The winner by technical knockout at the 02:58 mark in Round 12 is...

Ike Ibeabuchi!


Score Cards

Bobby Wells Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Ike Ibeabuchi 10 9 10 9 10 9 10 10 10 10 10 107
Alexander Povetkin 9 10 8 10 9 10 9 9 8 9 7 98

Ricardo Bays Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Ike Ibeabuchi 10 9 10 9 10 9 10 10 10 10 10 107
Alexander Povetkin 9 10 8 10 9 10 9 9 8 9 6 97

Fred Jones Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Ike Ibeabuchi 10 9 10 9 10 9 10 10 10 10 10 107
Alexander Povetkin 9 10 8 10 9 10 9 9 8 9 6 97

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Ike Ibeabuchi 30 27 30 27 30 27 30 30 30 30 30 321
Alexander Povetkin 27 30 24 30 27 30 27 27 24 27 19 292


Statistics
Categories Ike Ibeabuchi Alexander Povetkin
Knockdowns scored 5 0

Jabs / Round 5.33 4.42
Hooks / Round 4.00 4.42
Crosses / Round 5.50 4.75
Combinations / Round 4.58 4.58
Uppercuts / Round 5.67 4.25

Punches Landed / Round 25.08 22.42
Punches Missed / Round 28.08 15.58

Punching Accuracy 47.2% 59.0%

Total Number of Fouls 3 1
Low Blow 1
Rabbit Punching 1
Using Shoulder 1
Leaning on Opponent's Neck 1

Foul Penalties:
Caution 3 1

Bouts with eye swelling resulting from punches 1 1

No cuts occured

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 1 / 1 2 / 2
Fight Inside 4 / 3 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Offensive) 0 / 0 3 / 1
Fight Outside (Defensive) 1 / 0 0 / 0
Go for KO 3 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 2 / 0 4 / 0
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 0 / 0 3 / 1


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments


Preliminary 2
Abe Attell vs Freddie Miller


Fight info: Omni Coliseum, Atlanta, GA, United States, 2021-06-26, announcer is Damian Pinto, referee is Bill Clancy, the bout will be scored by three judges: Ray Hawkins (United States), Roger Tilleman (Belgium) and Anek Hongtongkam (Thailand), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, the fighters will compete for the WBC title(s), the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, WBC-rules are in effect, three KD rule is not in effect, save by the bell only in last round, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 4/Scorecard after 4, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Abe Attell - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Freddie Miller - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The bell signaling the start of the fight sounds here at this popular venue. 0:0
0:17 Attell lands a devastating cross! 4:0
0:17 Miller looks like he might have been hurt by that punch! 4:0
0:27 As high as Miller is holding his gloves he is leaving his body wide open to a damaging body punch if Attell takes advantage of it. 4:0
0:35 Miller has shifted to an orthodox stance. Maybe he believes he can land from this position. No, his jab comes up short as a righty, too. Now, he returns to his natural left handed stance. 4:0
0:48 Freddie Miller looks to land a cross but misses the mark. 4:0
0:50 Attell catches Miller with an uppercut as he tries to duck. 6:0
01:04 Miller circles around the ring. 6:0
01:08 Miller scores with a quick one-two to Attell's midsection 6:2
01:28 Attell works himself free. Now the fighters move back to ring center. 6:2
01:37 Miller fires a wild overhand left and misses everything. 6:2
01:43 Miller takes a hard combination from Attell 10:2
01:43 Miller appears shaken by those punches! 10:2
01:57 Attell is off target with that cross. 10:2
01:59 Miller lands the right hand. He's pretty effective with that punch when he sets it up right. 10:4
02:11 Miller has Attell trapped in the right neutral corner... 10:4
02:11 Miller pops a jab home. That punch didn't hurt but it still scored points. 10:6
02:20 Attell doesn't have to look for Miller this round. He is right there in front of him. 10:6
02:23 Attell backs into a neutral corner. 10:6
02:27 Freddie Miller cranks up the hook and connects to Attell's jaw, that one had bad intent behind it! 10:10
02:27 Attell was shaken by those blows! 10:10
02:37 Abe Attell finds a home for his jab, keeping Miller at bay. 12:10
02:56 Both fighters come into this fight predicting a win... Not that you'd expect anything else. 12:10
03:00 Miller pins Attell in the corner! 12:10
03:00 As the round comes to a close, both fighters continue to wing shots. That was another good round of action. 13:12

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Shouts of encouragement for both fighters can be heard as the bell rings for Round 2. 0:0
0:12 Miller dips as if to launch a body shot, then goes upstairs with a quick hook to the head that puts Attell back on his heels! 0:4
0:12 Abe Attell looks stunned! 0:4
0:34 Miller wings the right cross and it gets in, though without a lot of steam on it. 0:6
0:47 Miller is still trying to find the range with his punches. He's just missing with some of his shots. 0:6
0:55 Both fighters are circling, keeping their distance from each other. 0:6
01:03 Attell ends up behind Freddie Miller as he deftly avoids a straight ahead attack moving to his right. 0:6
01:15 Attell tries to go to the body but he can't find an opening. 0:6
01:17 The cross scores for Miller. He needs to throw that punch more often. 0:8
01:31 Freddie Miller misses. He had an opening and whiffed with the punch. 0:8
01:38 Miller is trapped in his own corner... 0:8
01:38 Some good body work by Attell but not much on those punches. 2:8
01:50 They're coming back to the center of the ring now... 2:8
01:50 The uppercut just landed by Miller is a nice weapon on the inside. 2:10
02:04 Attell lets his hands go but his punches land on the arms of Miller. 2:10
02:07 Freddie Miller lands a short hook to the body. 2:12
02:23 Freddie Miller usues his legs to avoid Attell's punches. 2:12
02:41 And Freddie Miller tastes the power of a huge combination from Attell! 6:12
02:41 Miller's hurt, the last punch in that flurry stopped him cold! 6:12
02:53 Miller slides into a neutral corner... 6:12
02:57 Miller just absorbed a terrifying shot to the body. 10:12
02:57 Those punches hurt Miller and he looks to hang on. 10:12
03:00 Both fighters have their supporters and each man is receiving a well-deserved round of applause from a pumped up crowd! 11:13

Round 3
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Freddie Miller looks a bit disgusted as Round 3 gets underway. 0:0
0:12 Attell lands a solid hook! 4:0
0:12 Miller was staggered by that punch! 4:0
0:25 Attell doubles up on the jab and he managed to score with the second one. 6:0
0:42 Attell just misses with a huge shot as Freddie Miller chooses the perfect time to suddenly backpedal. 6:0
0:53 Freddie Miller is trying to free his gloves from under Attell's gloves. 6:0
0:58 Attell and Miller each take a step back. 6:0
01:07 Look out! That was a straight right by Abe Attell! 10:0
01:07 Freddie Miller looks shaken! 10:0
01:16 Miller tastes Attell's jab 12:0
01:34 Attell is receiving a lot of encouragement from his corner. If this helps win fights, he has a real good shot tonight. 12:0
01:41 Both fighters are being cautious and keeping out of range. 12:0
01:49 Miller fails to connect with that punch. He pushed it out there instead of cutting loose with it. 12:0
01:51 Abe Attell connects with an uppercut to the head of Miller. 14:0
02:01 Freddie Miller looks to the midsection, then fires a combination to the head 14:2
02:19 Miller misses with an uppercut from way outside. That's a dangerous punch to throw. You leave yourself wide open for a counter. 14:2
02:33 Attell clinches... Miller gets an arm free! He should be punching with it! 14:2
02:37 Clancy separates the two... 14:2
02:46 Attell is blocked in his own corner... 14:2
02:46 Miller connects with an uppercut. He can make good use of that punch if he can continue to get inside. 14:4
03:00 Attell lands a crushing cross! 18:4
03:00 Miller's knee almost touched the canvas... 18:4
03:00 Round 3 finishes with the sound of the bell. 18:4

Round 4
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Here come the fighters to ring center... 0:0
0:08 Attell slides into the corner... 0:0
0:08 Not much steam behind Miller's jab, but it scores nonetheless. 0:2
0:12 Neither fighter has a mark on them at this point of the fight. 0:2
0:20 Both fighters move to ring center. 0:2
0:24 Attell cuts loose with a combination and the crowd roars, but the truth is none of those punches landed. Miller had his elbows tucked in nicely. 0:2
0:26 Miller lands a flurry to the ribs of Attell. 0:4
0:45 Miller can't score with short uppercut inside. Attell got his gloves in front of the punch. 0:4
0:48 Abe Attell lands a stinging jab. 2:4
0:59 Attell is pinned in his own corner... 2:4
01:03 Miller pins Attell's arms! The fighters are tied up... 2:4
01:08 Miller uses his shoulder to force Attell out of the clinch. 2:4
01:17 Attell lands a strong cross! 6:4
01:17 Miller looks like he was hurt by that punch! 6:4
01:30 Attell seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 6:4
01:34 The fighters are jockeying for position as both men try to gain the advantage here in the 4th. 6:4
01:37 Miller snakes the jab through Attell's gloves. He had some snap on that one. 6:6
01:55 Attell grabs Miller. Too much of this kind of thing can have a negative affect on the scoring of the fight. 6:6
02:04 Miller works his way free! 6:6
02:08 Attell shoots the right home. That's a sneaky punch. 8:6
02:17 Attell turns on the hook and drives it home under Miller's elbows. 11:6
02:27 The action is at ring center. 11:6
02:27 Miller goes downstairs with a left cross. 11:8
02:49 Attell is clinching. Clancy better watch because some fighters aren't above doing some nasty head work when they're in close like this. 11:8
02:53 Clancy separates the two... 11:8
02:58 Both men look to measure one another. 11:8
03:00 And another stanza comes to a close with the bell. 11:7

Round 5
Time Commentary Points
0:00 It's Round 5 of this scheduled 15 rounder. 0:0
0:06 Eddie Inabagsky seemed to pump up Miller between rounds. 0:0
0:07 Attell moves into a neutral corner. 0:0
0:07 Miller rips off two quick jabs and one finds the mark. 0:2
0:11 Both of these guys look just like they came out of their dressing rooms - not a mark on them. 0:2
0:19 Neither fighter is straying far from the middle of the ring. 0:2
0:23 Miller is bouncing on his toes, avoiding Attell attempts to move inside on him. 0:2
0:31 Both fighters are being extremely cautious in this one. We hadn't expected such a tactical battle. 0:2
0:38 Attell smothers Miller's attack with a clinch! 0:2
0:47 Abe Attell pushes Miller away. 0:2
0:52 Miller scores with a cross, though it did not land flush. 0:4
01:08 Attell throws a straight right that glances off the shoulder of Miller but it's enough to keep him off-balance. 0:4
01:11 Miller scores with a punch that's part uppercut, part hook! 0:6
01:22 Miller drills Attell with a left and right and another left. 0:8
01:34 Miller lets a quick hook go, catching Attell moving in. 0:10
01:51 Attell bounces off the ropes, challenging Miller to come get him. 0:10
01:59 Miller retreats into the near right corner. 0:10
02:04 Attell is literally dancing circles around Miller this round. 0:10
02:13 Miller fires away but finds nothing but air. 0:10
02:16 Attell lands a quick jab. He'd like to keep Miller on the end of that punch. 2:10
02:25 The fighters have worked their way back to the center of the ring. 2:10
02:29 Miller is turning this fight into a clinching and holding affair as he continues to wrap his arms around Abe Attell. 2:10
02:38 Clancy separates them. 2:10
02:55 Abe Attell lets his hands go inside, but Freddie Miller protects his body well. 2:10
03:00 And there's the bell ending Round 5. 3:11

Round 6
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The bell sounds to start Round 6. 0:0
0:11 Miller just comes up short with the hook. 0:0
0:14 Attell scores with a quick hook to the head of Freddie Miller after Miller missed with a wild shot of his own. 2:0
0:18 Despite the punches landed, both fighters remain unmarked. 2:0
0:23 Both fighters are feinting with the shoulders. Now, Miller lands the right hand. 2:2
0:35 Miller throws punches in bunches and that's the way to disrupt your opponent's rhythm. 2:4
0:49 Attell is moving nicely, using every inch of this ring. 2:4
0:54 Attell's corner is urging him on. They're really vocal tonight. 2:4
0:57 Miller traps Attell in the corner! 2:4
01:02 Miller throws a leaping shot that fails to hit the target. 2:4
01:04 Abe Attell scores with a hook to the side of the head. 4:4
01:26 Miller scores with several light punches to the head. 4:6
01:44 Miller is just missing by a hair with his punches. 4:6
01:55 Attell continues to pop the jab 6:6
02:05 Miller has Attell cornered! 6:6
02:05 Miller lands a short right hook to the head. 6:8
02:22 Attell wraps up Miller. 6:8
02:26 Referee Clancy has to separate the two... 6:8
02:37 Miller misses with the right and then fails to connect with the left as well. 6:8
02:43 Attell drops the right hand flush on Miller's chin! 11:8
02:43 Miller was stopped cold by that punch and he is staggering across the ring! 11:8
02:57 Miller has Abe Attell trapped! 11:8
03:00 Miller's misses as Abe Attell backpedals away. 11:8
03:00 The seconds jump into action in Abe Attell's corner as the bell sounds ending Round 6. 12:8

Round 7
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Round 7 gets underway as the fighters move to the middle of the ring. 0:0
0:09 Attell backs into the left corner. 0:0
0:09 Miller throws the jab and it lands cleanly. 0:2
0:14 Both fighters show virtually nothing in the way of damage. 0:2
0:25 Miller is clinching... Attell is trying to free his gloves... They are under Miller's arms... 0:2
0:34 Referee Clancy separates the two... 0:2
0:39 Freddie Miller rips a hook to the body. 0:4
0:48 Both boxers are in the middle of the squared circle. 0:4
01:02 Attell is clinching... 0:4
01:06 Miller pushes Attell away. 0:4
01:22 The fighters are tied up. Miller tries to extract himself. He gets his arms free. 0:4
01:26 Miller shoves Attell away. 0:4
01:31 Abe Attell has Miller blocked in! 0:4
01:31 Attell is trying to move in behind the jab, which lands. 2:4
01:44 Attell has Miller pinned! 2:4
01:48 Attell is flicking the jab, trying to keep Freddie Miller at long range. 2:4
01:57 Attell tries to get the hook into the the ribs, but Freddie Miller blocks it. 2:4
02:08 Both fighters move back to ring center. 2:4
02:12 Attell pins Miller's arms against his body stopping him from throwing any punches. 2:4
02:17 The Referee breaks it up... 2:4
02:31 Miller wants to go downstairs, but can't penetrate Attell's defense. 2:4
02:46 Miller dances gracefully across the canvas 2:4
02:55 Attell misses with the jab. He lets go with a left and that fails to find its mark, too. 2:4
02:58 Miller hooks off the jab and scores to the body or Attell. 2:6
03:00 The boos are picking up around the arena. The crowd wants more action than they received this round. 2:5

Round 8
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Miller looks to be in fair shape as Round 8 gets underway. 0:0
0:06 Attell looks a little confused and his corner isn't offering any useful advice. 0:0
0:07 Miller moves into the upper left corner. 0:0
0:12 The quickness and footwork of Attell is definitely keeping Miller off balance. 0:0
0:12 Neither fighter shows any wear and tear at this point. 0:0
0:16 Eddie Inabagsky not only gave Attell encouragement between rounds but also some solid advice on how to handle Miller. Now it's up to Attell to implement it. 0:0
0:21 Miller whiffs with the uppercut. 0:0
0:32 Attell just comes up short with the jab. 0:0
0:43 There's a pause in the action as both fighters regroup. 0:0
0:46 A flurry of punches are exchanged between the two fighters. It appears as if Miller has gotten the better of the exchange. 2:3
0:58 Abe Attell's jab connects to Miller's head 4:3
01:09 Miller retreats into a neutral corner. 4:3
01:14 Attell leaves the jab just short. 4:3
01:16 Miller slips inside and lands a hook. 4:5
01:26 Attell takes a cross to the head from Miller. 4:7
01:36 Freddie Miller's jab is fast and accurate. 4:9
01:49 There's a clinch. Neither fighter seems to want to break. 4:9
01:54 Clancy steps in and breaks it up. 4:9
02:00 Attell slides into his own corner... 4:9
02:00 Miller flicks three quick jabs and at least one got through. 4:11
02:10 Attell misses with the jab but scores with the follow up cross. 6:11
02:24 * Clancy is telling Miller to watch rabbit punching. 6:13
02:24 * Freddie Miller is going to have a point deducted for that foul! 6:13
02:40 Miller gets a jab in but it was more of a push than a punch. 6:15
02:57 Attell is either lucky or has radar. Miller's last punch missed landing by a fraction of an inch! 6:15
03:00 Attell frees himself from Miller's clutches! They move to ring center now. 6:15
03:00 This fight appears to be very close at this point. 6:15
03:00 That's another round in the books as Round 8 comes to an end. 7:15

Round 9
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Round 9 begins as the bell sounds. 0:0
0:07 Miller has Attell trapped in the left neutral corner... 0:0
0:07 Miller dips and connects with a hook to the side of Attell's head. 0:2
0:11 No blood, no bruises and no swelling; you wouldn't know that these guys are already in the 9th round of this fight. 0:2
0:24 Attell misses wildly with the Hook. 0:2
0:35 Attell scores with the jab. 2:2
0:51 That hook from Miller snapped Attell's head back violently! 2:6
0:51 Miller has Attell hurt badly, he is just trying to hang on right now!! 2:6
01:00 Miller lands a stinging jab. 2:8
01:16 Miller is moving like he is walking on air tonight. 2:8
01:26 Attell fires a lead right that Freddie Miller manages to avoid. 2:8
01:35 Clancy is doing a nice job so far. He's maintaining control yet you hardly notice that he's in the ring. 2:8
01:38 Miller moves into the upper left corner. 2:8
01:38 Attell doubles up to the body, though Miller seems unfazed. 4:8
01:58 Attell is utilizing the ring to his advantage with constant movement. 4:8
02:07 Attell is protecting the body nicely as Freddie Miller fails to score inside. 4:8
02:22 It's a sweet uppercut by Miller! He snapped Attell's head straight back with that punch! 4:12
02:22 Attell is badly hurt! 4:12
02:32 Miller has Attell cornered! 4:12
02:36 Attell does a great job of moving as Freddie Miller tries to work inside. 4:12
02:38 Abe Attell goes to the head and the body, though neither punch had much on it. 6:12
02:50 Attell is trapped in Miller's corner... 6:12
02:50 The fighters are throwing punches now! Freddie Miller is being much more effective in this exchange. 8:15
03:00 There was no feeling out in that round, Attell and Miller really went at it. 9:17

Round 10
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Miller is off his stool and waiting for the bell to begin Round 10. 0:0
0:15 Attell is holding... 0:0
0:27 Miller tries to get free... Here comes Clancy to break them up... 0:0
0:27 Both fighters are unmarked at this stage of the fight. 0:0
0:39 Attell doesn't connect with the combination. 0:0
0:42 Miller lands a glancing, overhand right. He just missed landing that one square. 0:2
0:59 Miller misses with that uppercut. 0:2
01:06 A straight cross from Freddie Miller gets through Attell's guard. 0:4
01:21 Miller slides into the corner... 0:4
01:21 Attell goes downstairs with a series of hard blows. 3:4
01:35 Attell traps Miller's gloves under his arms. He won't let go until Clancy breaks it up. 3:4
01:44 Clancy is shouting at Attell to break! 3:4
01:52 Attell is forced into his own corner... 3:4
01:52 Miller leans on Attell and fires a weak hook to the ribs. 3:6
02:02 A nice combination to the body by Attell. 6:6
02:19 Miller grabs and holds Attell... 6:6
02:28 Miller finally lets go of Attell. 6:6
02:32 Attell moves in and scores with a quick jab. 8:6
02:41 Miller is covering up to prevent body shots, but he's leaving his chin dangerously unprotected! 8:6
02:45 Miller pins Attell in the corner! 8:6
02:49 Miller grabs Attell's head, pulls it down, into his chest. Clancy has to force Miller to let go. 8:6
02:54 Clancy has to break them apart. 8:6
03:00 Miller appears to have a pretty good lead at this point. 8:6
03:00 Round 10 of this scheduled 15 rounder ends as the bell sounds. 8:5

Round 11
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Miller rushes out at the bell. Whatever his corner said to him seems to have him fired up. 0:0
0:16 Freddie Miller grabs Abe Attell again. If this were football, there'd be a penalty flag for holding. 0:0
0:25 Clancy has to separate the two... 0:0
0:25 These guys both look like they have barely been in a fight at all.. 0:0
0:29 Attell got quite a pep talk in his corner; we'll see if Eddie Inabagsky's instructions work. 0:0
0:35 Miller voluntarily moves onto the ropes. 0:0
0:44 Attell retreats into his own corner... 0:0
0:44 Miller splits Attell's gloves with an uppercut. 0:2
0:57 Miller looks to work the body, but Attell covers up nicely. 0:2
01:00 Miller walks in to a glancing hook from Attell. 2:2
01:12 Both fighters keep straying from ring center. Now they're back in the middle of the square. 2:2
01:16 Miller fires a volley of punches but Attell was already moving laterally and was out of harm's way. 2:2
01:24 Abe Attell pushes Miller away to give himself a little more space to work with. 2:2
01:28 Miller has Attell cornered! 2:2
01:28 Miller sneaks in a quick uppercut that lands cleanly. 2:4
01:50 Miller feels his back touch the ropes and immediately moves away. He doesn't want to be trapped there. 2:4
02:02 Miller misses badly. It looked like he changed his mind half way through the punch. 2:4
02:04 Attell lands consecutive blows to Freddie Miller's midsection. 4:4
02:13 Miller lets his hands go paintbrushing the body of Abe Attell 4:6
02:26 Miller moves into the left corner. 4:6
02:26 Miller eats a short cross from Attell amd backs away. 6:6
02:31 Miller needs to catch his second wind... 6:6
02:36 Miller feels his back touch the ropes and immediately moves away. He doesn't want to get trapped there. 6:6
02:40 Freddie Miller and Attell are in a clinch, Clancy hollers at them to break and start fighting. 6:6
02:49 Referee Clancy steps in to break it up. 6:6
02:59 Attell fires a wild overhand right and misses everything. 6:6
03:00 Not much to choose between the two at this stage of the fight. 6:6
03:00 There's the bell, finishing Round 11. 6:7

Round 12
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Attell didn't sit in the corner between rounds and he comes out quickly to begin Round 12. 0:0
0:12 Attell traps Miller in the corner! 0:0
0:12 Attell fires the jab. It finds its target. 2:0
0:16 Appearance wise these two both look good for this stage of the fight. 2:0
0:25 Attell lets his hands go but his punches land on the arms of Miller. 2:0
0:32 Miller drives home a wicked hook to the midsection! 2:4
0:32 Abe Attell was stunned by that blow! 2:4
0:41 Attell is trying to avoid shots to the body. He'd better look out for shots to the head! 2:4
0:44 Attell feints upstairs, then scores with a quick cross to the midsection. 4:4
01:00 Attell pins Miller in the corner! 4:4
01:10 Miller has Attell pinned! 4:4
01:10 Miller tries to double up on the hook to the body and at least one gets through. 4:6
01:19 Miller backs into a neutral corner. 4:6
01:24 Miller usues subtle movement and a tight guard protecting his body as Attell tries vainly to score. 4:6
01:31 Attell is keeping away from the ropes. 4:6
01:31 Attell lands a rapier like jab to the head of Miller 6:6
01:42 Freddie Miller moves into the lower corner. 6:6
01:42 Attell scores with a rapid fire combination. 8:6
01:47 Miller is fatigued. That's going to make him more susceptible to a knockdown. 8:6
01:57 Attell takes a hook as he tries to work inside. 8:8
02:17 Miller misses with the left and then fails to connect with the right as well. 8:8
02:23 The action slows for the moment. 8:8
02:31 Attell slides along the far ropes. 8:8
02:37 It looks like both fighters would benefit if they could catch a second wind. 8:8
02:41 Attell brushes the ropes and quickly spins away, heading back to ring center. 8:8
02:45 Attell fires a left hand that Miller takes high on the shoulder. 8:8
02:53 Attell lands a hook to the ribs. 10:8
03:00 That punch actually went behind Attell's head as he moved inside of a looping shot from Miller. 10:8
03:00 This fight is very close at this point. 10:8
03:00 There's the bell. That brings Round 12 to a close. 12:8

Round 13
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The bell starts the action as Attell and Miller leave their corners. 0:0
0:11 Miller wings a big left hand at Attell but the latter sidesteps the punch. 0:0
0:19 Miller is trapped in the corner... 0:0
0:23 Attell wraps his arms around Miller. 0:0
0:28 Clancy breaks them up... 0:0
0:40 Attell isn't moving his feet right now, but his upper body movement is giving Miller fits. 0:0
0:48 Miller backs into a neutral corner. 0:0
0:53 Attell fires and misses. 0:0
0:59 Both fighters take a half-step back. 0:0
01:03 * Clancy signals a low blow against Attell which stuns the crowd, the corners and even Attell's opponent. That was a terrible call! 2:0
01:03 Attell scores with a beautiful cross that just missed landing flush on Miller's jaw. 2:0
01:13 Abe Attell works his way inside and scores with a hook to the body. 4:0
01:23 Abe Attell eats a jab from Miller 4:2
01:27 Attell is starting to suck wind... 4:2
01:37 Miller fires and misses. 4:2
01:40 Attell likes to use the hook but he'd better get a little closer when he throws it or Miller's going to beat him to the punch and hurt him! 6:2
01:53 Miller tries a straight right that's blocked by the gloves of Attell. 6:2
01:55 Attell scores with a glancing cross. 8:2
02:12 Attell and Miller trade punches in an even exchange. 10:4
02:27 Attell pins Miller in the corner! 10:4
02:27 Attell rips a cross to the stomach of Miller, but there was really no power behind it. 12:4
02:38 Miller bangs away to the body with the hook, but there is no leverage on that punch. 12:6
02:55 Attell can't find the range as he tries to work the body. 12:6
02:57 Miller lands a volley of punches and at least one scored cleanly. 12:8
03:00 After the bell both fighters continued to throw punches forcing Clancy to step in and break it up. 12:9

Round 14
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Amy 'The Smile' Longlegs exits the ring to wild cheering. We await the bell, signaling the start of Round 14. There it is! 0:0
0:15 Attell tries to double up on the jab but neither hit the mark. 0:0
0:27 Attell tries a hook but Miller blocks it and then he scores with a hook of his own! 0:2
0:36 The fighters are at ring center... 0:2
0:36 Abe Attell misses the lead right, but follows up with a left hook that finds the mark. 2:2
0:52 Miller swings...and misses. 2:2
0:55 * Clancy is telling Abe Attell to watch backhanding. 4:2
01:13 Miller quickly hitches up his trunks. 4:2
01:16 Attell backs into his own corner... 4:2
01:20 Attell is challenging Miller to fight him and quit clinching. 4:2
01:29 Clancy separates the two fighters. 4:2
01:38 Both fighters take a breather as they clinch before Clancy breaks them apart. 4:2
01:55 Attell misses with the left and then fails to connect with the right as well. 4:2
02:02 Miller connects with a cross to Attell's body. 4:4
02:16 Miller gets off a quick combination to the body 4:6
02:21 The sting looks like it's going from both fighter's punches... 4:6
02:29 Attell is staying at the center of the ring. 4:6
02:33 Attell misses with that punch. 4:6
02:45 Miller wants to go downstairs, but can't penetrate Abe Attell's defense. 4:6
02:47 Attell scores with consecutive blows to the body of Miller. 6:6
03:00 Miller has Attell trapped in the near neutral corner... 6:6
03:00 Miller fires a shot, but it glances off Attell's shoulder. 6:6
03:00 That was a stinker of a round. The fighters should never have left their corners if all they were going to do was run or clinch. The crowd's voicing those same sentiments in the form of boos. 6:6

Round 15
Time Commentary Points
0:00 We go to the last round, as the bell sounds to start the 15th. 0:0
0:06 Eddie Inabagsky was really animated in Attell's corner and Attell was nodding in agreement. 0:0
0:07 A cross lands for Miller. Attell didn't see that one coming. 0:2
0:17 Miller scores to the body with a jab 0:4
0:39 Miller shoots the right home. That's a sneaky punch. 0:6
0:53 Attell just can't find the range with that hook. 0:6
0:55 Freddie Miller bobs and weaves his way inside and lets his hands go, scoring with a hook. 0:8
01:14 Attell traps Miller in the corner! 0:8
01:14 Attell gets his head on the chest of Miller as He tries to outmuscle him on the inside, scoring with a nice short hook to the head. 2:8
01:31 Miller just comes up short with the combination. 2:8
01:37 Attell misses wildly with the hook. 2:8
01:40 Miller lands a short uppercut in close. 2:10
01:52 Attell has Miller trapped in the right neutral corner... 2:10
01:56 Attell is on his bicycle as he looks to stay away from Miller 2:10
02:04 Attell's corner is shouting to their man, encouraging him to pick up the action. 2:10
02:13 Both fighters seem willing to clinch... Someone's got to throw some leather... 2:10
02:22 Clancy moves them apart. 2:10
02:30 Attell scores with a nice right cross. 4:10
02:53 Clancy tries to separate the boxers but Attell has a vice-like grip on Miller. 4:10
02:58 Clancy moves in to break the clinch. 4:10
03:00 Abe Attell is trapped in the corner... 4:10
03:00 This fight is almost dead even at this juncture. 4:10
03:00 The fighters hug each other in the middle of the ring as the 15th and final round ends. 4:10

Fight Result

And here with the call is Damian Pinto

Ladies and Gentlmen, the scorecards are in, and here is your official decision...

Ray Hawkins, United States scores the bout 146 to 141

Roger Tilleman, Belgium scores the bout 144 to 141

Anek Hongtongkam, Thailand scores the bout 146 to 138

The winner and new WBC featherweight champion by unanimous decision is Abe Attell!


Score Cards

Ray Hawkins Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Abe Attell 9 10 10 10 9 10 10 9 10 10 9 10 10 10 10 146
Freddie Miller 10 9 9 9 10 9 10 9 9 9 10 9 10 10 9 141

Roger Tilleman Round Total
Belgium 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Abe Attell 10 9 10 10 9 10 9 9 10 9 10 10 10 10 9 144
Freddie Miller 9 10 9 9 10 9 10 9 9 10 9 9 9 10 10 141

Anek Hongtongkam Round Total
Thailand 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Abe Attell 10 10 10 10 9 10 9 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 146
Freddie Miller 9 9 9 9 10 9 10 9 10 9 9 9 9 9 9 138

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Abe Attell 29 29 30 30 27 30 28 27 29 29 29 30 30 30 29 436
Freddie Miller 28 28 27 27 30 27 30 27 28 28 28 27 28 29 28 420


Statistics
Categories Abe Attell Freddie Miller
Knockdowns scored 0 0

Jabs / Round 3.80 5.40
Hooks / Round 3.73 4.07
Crosses / Round 3.87 5.27
Combinations / Round 5.53 5.07
Uppercuts / Round 3.80 4.20

Punches Landed / Round 20.73 24.00
Punches Missed / Round 47.53 59.20

Punching Accuracy 30.4% 28.8%

Total Number of Fouls 1 1
Rabbit Punching 1
Backhanding 1

Foul Penalties:
Point Deduction 1
Caution 1


No cuts occured

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 1 / 1 0 / 0
Fight Inside 0 / 0 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Offensive) 0 / 0 4 / 3
Fight Outside (Defensive) 12 / 4 0 / 0
Go for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 0 / 0 5 / 1
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 0 / 0 4 / 0


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments


Support Bout
Wilfredo Gomez vs Marco Antonio Barrera


Fight info: Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Bayamon, Puerto Rico, 2021-06-26, announcer is Michael Buffer, referee is Lupe Garcia, the bout will be scored by three judges: Mike Fitzgerald (United States), George Colon (United States) and Noppharat Sricharoen (Thailand), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, the fighters will compete for the WBO title(s), the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, WBO-rules are in effect, three KD rule is in effect, save by the bell is in effect, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 3/Scorecard after 3, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Wilfredo Gomez - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Marco Antonio Barrera - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The referee gives Gomez and Barrera their instructions, tells them he wants a good, clean fight, and sends them to their corners. Now the bell sounds to start the fight. 0:0
0:11 Barrera lands a devastating hook to the body. 0:3
0:20 As high as Gomez is holding his gloves he is leaving his body wide open to a damaging body punch if Barrera takes advantage of it. 0:3
0:23 Gomez shoots a cross to the midsection. 2:3
0:35 Barrera is motioning with his gloves for Gomez to bring it on, but Barrera is not being overly aggressive himself right now. 2:3
0:47 Barrera dances gracefully across the canvas 2:3
0:57 Gomez steals a quick glance at his corner. 2:3
01:04 Barrera is protecting the body nicely as Wilfredo Gomez fails to score inside. 2:3
01:16 Gomez lets his hands go but his punches land on the arms of Barrera. 2:3
01:23 Barrera just landed a three punch combo! 2:7
01:23 Gomez seems to be back on an even keel after those blows... 2:7
01:35 Both fighters come into this fight predicting a win... Not that you'd expect anything else. 2:7
01:39 Gomez launches an uppercut from way outside, grazing Marco Antonio Barrera's jaw. Gomez is vulnerable to a counter throwing that punch from a distance like that. 4:7
01:55 Barrera dips as if to launch a body shot, then goes upstairs with a quick hook to the head that puts Gomez back on his heels! 4:11
01:55 That shot landed square and Gomez felt it, he's in a world of hurt! 4:11
02:17 Gomez tastes Barrera's jab 4:13
02:29 Gomez doubles up on the hook, scoring cleanly to the body and then the head of Barrera. 7:13
02:46 Barrera looks for a breather; he grabs Gomez and holds on. Wilfredo Gomez pushes Barrera off and looks for an opening. 7:13
02:50 * It's good to see Garcia paying attention to the little things, as he cautions Barrera about leaning on his opponent's neck. 7:13
03:00 There's the bell. Round 1 comes to an end. 7:14

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Wilfredo Gomez is getting his full rest as he remains on his stool as the Round 2 bell sounds. Now he's up and his corner scrambles to exit the ring. 0:0
0:14 Barrera is utilizing the ring to his advantage with constant movement. 0:0
0:24 Gomez fails to connect with that punch. He pushed it out there instead of cutting loose with it. 0:0
0:32 Quick hands and feet can take you far in this game. Of course, having a good chin helps! 0:0
0:38 Both fighters take a half-step back. 0:0
0:48 Barrera lands a jab to Gomez's midsection 0:2
01:05 Gomez wings a big left hand at Barrera but the latter sidesteps the punch. 0:2
01:08 A perfect right cross from Barrera stops Gomez dead in his tracks! 0:5
01:22 Gomez doesn't connect with the jab. 0:5
01:24 Barrera flicks a jab to Gomez's stomach 0:7
01:34 Not much steam behind Barrera's jab, but it scores nonetheless. 0:9
01:43 Marco Antonio Barrera rips a cross to the stomach of Gomez, but there was really no power behind it. 0:11
01:56 Barrera pins Gomez's arms against his body stopping him from throwing any punches. 0:11
02:01 * Garcia steps in and admonishes Gomez for using his shoulder. 0:11
02:23 Gomez is still trying to find the range with his punches. He's just missing with some of his shots. 0:11
02:35 Garcia yells at the fighters to separate but Barrera and Wilfredo Gomez are a tangle of arms. 0:11
02:44 Garcia moves them apart. 0:11
02:54 Barrera misses wildly with the hook. 0:11
03:00 The bell sounds ending Round 2. Amy 'The Smile' Longlegs is about ready to climb through the ropes and into the ring to the whistles and cheers of the crowd. 0:11

Round 3
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Wilfredo Gomez rushes out at the bell. Whatever his corner said to him seems to have him fired up. 0:0
0:14 Garcia has to pull the fighters away from each other as Gomez locks up Barrera's arms. 0:0
0:23 * Gomez is being cautioned for leaning on the neck of his opponent when the two men get tangled up inside. 0:0
0:41 Barrera scores with a winging right! Gomez's head snapped back violently with that punch! 0:4
0:41 Barrera has Gomez in trouble after that punch! 0:4
0:55 Marco Antonio Barrera is clinching... Gomez is trying to free his gloves... They are under Barrera's arms... 0:4
0:59 Gomez pushes Barrera away. 0:4
01:12 Barrera is clinching. Early in a fight you have to wonder but late in a fight clinching can give a fighter a breather. 0:4
01:16 Garcia separates the two... 0:4
01:21 Both men look to measure one another. 0:4
01:32 Barrera circles around the ring. 0:4
01:38 Barrera throws the jab and it lands cleanly. 0:6
02:00 Barrera tries to go to the body but he can't find an opening. 0:6
02:10 Gomez moves in and gets impaled with a hook to the body from Barrera that stopped him in his tracks! 0:9
02:23 Barrera's constant movement can be frustrating to an opponent who's not capable of cutting off the ring on him. 0:9
02:28 Gomez seems to be protecting his body which is leaving his head vulnerable. He doesn't like body shots but I don't know anyone that does. 0:9
02:35 Gomez misses badly. It looked like he changed his mind half way through the punch. 0:9
02:38 There's a lead right hand that finds its mark. That can be a dangerous punch if Barrera can land a solid one. 0:11
02:53 Gomez misses with that punch. 0:11
02:55 Barrera throws punches in bunches and that's the way to disrupt your opponent's rhythm. 0:13
03:00 The fighters continue the action as the bell rings to finish Round 3, forcing Garcia to step in. 0:14

Round 4
Time Commentary Points
0:00 The bell sounds to start Round 4. 0:0
0:09 Some good body work by Barrera but not much on those punches. 0:2
0:14 Both fighters show virtually nothing in the way of damage. 0:2
0:20 They are being extremely cautious in this one. We hadn't expected such a tactical battle. 0:2
0:24 Gomez gets off a jab to the solar plexus 2:2
0:33 Barrera lands a solid shot to the head and follows up with a better one! He can be very effective when he remembers to throw his punches in combinations. 2:4
0:47 Barrera scores with a tremendous right just above the waistline! 2:9
0:47 Gomez is reeling.. 2:9
0:59 * Garcia is telling Barrera to quit using his elbows. 2:14
01:22 That punch actually went behind Gomez's head as he moved inside of a looping shot from Barrera. 2:14
01:38 Gomez tries to drop the right hand over the top but Barrera ducks under it. 2:14
01:40 A flurry of blows from Barrera lands to the body 2:16
01:57 Marco Antonio Barrera wraps his arms around Gomez. 2:16
02:09 Garcia moves in to break the clinch. 2:16
02:20 Gomez forces his way inside. 2:16
02:31 Gomez is offering minimal head movement as he comes straight forward. 2:16
02:36 Barrera lands a short left hook to the head. 2:18
02:46 Barrera connects with a left-right combo. 2:20
03:00 Barrera and Gomez are in a clinch, Garcia hollers at them to break and start fighting. 2:20
03:00 Barrera uses his shoulder to force Gomez out of the clinch. 2:20
03:00 There's the bell. Gomez wings a parting shot that misses. That was close. Round 4 is history. 3:20

Round 5
Time Commentary Points
0:00 It's Round 5 of this scheduled 15 rounder. 0:0
0:05 Marco Antonio Barrera got some great advice from Eddie Inabagsky between rounds, let's see if he puts it to use here in round 5. 0:0
0:10 Gomez connects with a violent cross! 4:0
0:10 How is Marco Antonio Barrera standing after that? 4:0
0:15 These guys both look like they have barely been in a fight at all.. 4:0
0:19 Wilfredo Gomez straightens Barrera up with the impact of that uppercut to the head. 7:0
0:33 Gomez tries to work his way inside but he can't do it. 7:0
0:46 Barrera just delivered a wake-up call!!! He really caught Gomez with a sharp combination! 7:4
0:46 Gomez was staggered by those punches... 7:4
0:57 Gomez lands a flurry to the ribs of Barrera. 9:4
01:06 Barrera bangs home a hard cross. 9:7
01:18 Gomez punishes Barrera with a hook to the ribs. 12:7
01:39 Gomez slides along the far ropes. 12:7
01:48 Gomez is jockeying for position as he tries to force Barrera back into the corner. 12:7
01:53 Barrera forces his way inside and he lands a nice uppercut to the chin of Gomez. 12:9
02:07 Gomez lands a wicked uppercut! 16:9
02:07 Barrera is badly hurt! 16:9
02:16 Gomez sometimes falls in love with his hook ... but when it scores like that one, it's hard to blame him! 19:9
02:32 Gomez misses with the jab. He lets go with a left and that fails to find its mark, too. 19:9
02:34 Barrera scores with a punishing jab 19:12
02:55 Gomez pushes Barrera then steps away from him. 19:12
03:00 Gomez looks somewhat plodding as he tries to chase down Barrera. 19:12
03:00 Gomez and Marco Antonio Barrera can both be proud of that effort. They went full bore the entire round as the spectators serenade both men with a thunderous ovation. 21:12

Round 6
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Both fighters look ready to go as Round 6 begins. 0:0
0:05 Eddie Inabagsky was extremely upbeat during the break with Barrera providing some solid encouragement. 0:0
0:10 Barrera misses with that cross. 0:0
0:17 Gomez lands a solid uppercut! 5:0
0:17 Barrera looks stunned! 5:0
0:22 Looking at their faces, you wouldn't know these two were in a fight. 5:0
0:35 Gomez just comes up short with the hook. 5:0
0:59 Barrera does a great job of moving as Gomez tries to work inside. 5:0
01:10 Marco Antonio Barrera smothers Gomez's attack as Gomez tries to get off some shots inside. 5:0
01:30 That was a violent straight right by Gomez! 9:0
01:30 Barrera is hurt! 9:0
01:47 Garcia tries to separate the boxers but Gomez has a vice-like grip on Barrera. 9:0
01:59 Garcia separates them. 9:0
02:03 Barrera fires a punishing jab into the face of Gomez. He wasn't probing with that punch. 9:3
02:12 Barrera bangs the uppercut home. 9:5
02:29 Barrera works his way in and leans on Gomez... 9:5
02:33 Marco Antonio Barrera pushes Gomez away. 9:5
02:38 Barrera rips a hook to the body. 9:7
02:52 The fighters are tied up. Barrera tries to extract himself. He gets his arms free. 9:7
02:56 Garcia has to separate the two... 9:7
03:00 Round 6 ends with the sound of the bell. 8:7

Round 7
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Gomez looks to be in fair shape as Round 7 gets underway. 0:0
0:09 A nice exchange of blows there, though neither fighter seemed to gain the upper hand. 2:2
0:14 Appearance wise these two both look good for this stage of the fight. 2:2
0:23 Barrera picks off the jab thrown by Gomez. 2:2
0:29 Eddie Inabagsky not only gave Gomez encouragement between rounds but also some solid advice on how to handle Barrera. Now it's up to Gomez to implement it. 2:2
0:34 Gomez misses. He had an opening and whiffed with the punch. 2:2
0:36 Barrera scores with a hook to the body but he misses when he tries to double up with it. 2:4
0:50 Gomez smothers Barrera's attack with a clinch! 2:4
0:55 Garcia has to break the clinch. 2:4
01:04 Gomez misses with an uppercut from way outside. That's a dangerous punch to throw. You leave yourself wide open for a counter. 2:4
01:06 Barrera lands a short hook to the body. 2:6
01:20 Gomez plods forward. 2:6
01:29 Gomez suddenly goes southpaw and tries to find an opening. But his punches miss from this side too. Now he goes back to his orthodox stance. 2:6
01:32 Barrera snakes the jab through Gomez's gloves. He had some snap on that one. 2:8
01:47 There's a clinch. Neither fighter seems to want to break. 2:8
01:56 Garcia breaks them up... 2:8
02:00 The fighters are jockeying for position as both men try to gain the advantage here in the 7th. 2:8
02:13 Barrera ties up Gomez. Why would he want to clinch now? 2:8
02:18 The Referee breaks it up... 2:8
02:28 Gomez feels his back touch the ropes and tries to reverse his position. He doesn't want to be the one trapped there. 2:8
02:36 Gomez's finds a home on Barrera's jaw. 4:8
02:50 Gomez tries a straight right that's blocked by the gloves of Barrera. 4:8
02:52 * Garcia steps in and admonishes Marco Antonio Barrera for rabbit punching. 4:11
03:00 The bell ending Round 7 sounds and the fighters return to their corners. 5:10

Round 8
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Round 8 gets underway as the fighters move to the middle of the ring. 0:0
0:06 * Garcia is halting the fight and warning Barrera for rabbit punching. Barrera is pleading his case but to no avail. 0:2
0:20 Neither fighter shows any wear and tear at this point. 0:2
0:33 Barrera is holding... 0:2
0:42 * The referee is cautioning Barrera about using his shoulders a bit too enthusiastically when he gets inside. 0:2
0:57 Barrera lands a jab to the midsection 0:4
01:10 Barrera lands a vicious cross! 0:8
01:10 That was a beautiful shot, Gomez's eyes actually rolled back in his head! It's amazing that he's still upright! 0:8
01:19 Wilfredo Gomez is trying to avoid shots to the body. He'd better look out for shots to the head! 0:8
01:22 The two men close the distance between each other. Barrera throws a half-hook, half-uppercut that catches Gomez clean and stops him in his tracks. 0:11
01:32 Barrera throws another good combination that temporarily slows Gomez. 0:13
01:48 Barrera just can't find the range with that cross. 0:13
02:02 Gomez cuts loose with a combination and the crowd roars, but the truth is none of those punches landed. Barrera had his elbows tucked in nicely. 0:13
02:04 The two fighters have chosen to work on the inside and it's Barrera who scores with a short hook to the chest. 0:15
02:09 * You can clearly see the swelling under Gomez's left eye. 0:15
02:18 Barrera ties up Gomez... 0:15
02:23 Barrera finally lets go of Gomez. 0:15
02:27 Barrera lands a nice jab. He tries to follow it up with a cross but it misses. 0:17
02:44 Barrera grabs Gomez. Too much of this kind of thing can have a negative affect on the scoring of the fight. 0:17
02:53 Garcia pries them apart. 0:17
02:57 There's a pause in the action as both fighters regroup. 0:17
03:00 Round 8 finishes with the sound of the bell. 0:17

Round 9
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Gomez looks a bit disgusted as Round 9 gets underway. 0:0
0:08 Gomez's corner is an experienced crew but the swelling he's suffered looks almost as bad as it did before the minute break. 0:0
0:14 Gomez grabs and holds Marco Antonio Barrera... 0:0
0:18 Gomez shoves Barrera away. 0:0
0:23 Barrera has been landing solid uppercuts with both his right and his left hand and there is another one! 0:3
0:27 Gomez is starting to suck wind... 0:3
0:37 Barrera tries to double up on the jab but neither hit the mark. 0:3
0:44 Wilfredo Gomez drops his shoulder as if to throw a right, then quickly rips a quick left hook to the body. 4:3
0:44 Barrera was shaken by those blows! 4:3
01:00 Barrera is moving around the ring nicely. 4:3
01:05 Barrera finds a home for that debilitating hook. 4:6
01:09 You can see some increased swelling around the left of Gomez. 4:6
01:18 Gomez is covering up to prevent body shots, but he's leaving his chin dangerously unprotected! 4:6
01:27 Gomez tries to get the hook into the the ribs, but Barrera blocks it. 4:6
01:34 Barrera drives home a wicked hook to the midsection! 4:10
01:34 Those punches hurt Gomez and he looks to hang on. 4:10
01:47 Marco Antonio Barrera seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 4:10
01:54 Gomez works free! He backs to ring center, with Barrera following. 4:10
02:03 Barrera sneaks in a quick uppercut that lands cleanly. 4:12
02:13 * Garcia steps in and admonishes Barrera for using the elbow. 4:17
02:26 There has to be something done about the swelling around Gomez's left eye as it continues to worsen. 4:17
02:45 It's a sweet uppercut by Gomez! He snapped Barrera's head straight back with that punch! 9:17
02:45 That blast sent Barrera reeling into the ropes! 9:17
02:58 Gomez just misses with a huge shot as Barrera chooses the perfect time to suddenly backpedal. 9:17
03:00 There was no feeling out in that round, Gomez and Barrera really went at it. 9:19

Round 10
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Barrera looks to be in excellent shape as Round 10 gets underway. 0:0
0:07 Whatever Eddie Inabagsky said to him in the corner between rounds must have had some effect as Barrera has some spring in his step here in the 10th round. 0:0
0:07 The swelling on the face of Wilfredo Gomez is almost as pronounced as it was before his corner worked on it, in spite of their efforts. 0:0
0:12 Barrera darts in and out, making himself a tough target. 0:0
0:12 Gomez looks exhausted but Barrera still looks like he is fresh. 0:0
0:25 Both fighters seem willing to clinch... Someone's got to throw some leather... 0:0
0:34 Garcia steps in and breaks it up. 0:0
0:38 Garcia is really doing a good job of controlling this fight. He's making sure that these fighters keep it clean. 0:0
0:42 Not much happening at the moment. 0:0
0:46 Gomez pins Barrera in the corner! 0:0
0:50 Barrera takes a hard combination from Gomez 4:0
0:50 Barrera looks to be in big trouble after that barrage! 4:0
01:00 Gomez has Barrera cornered! 4:0
01:04 Wilfredo Gomez throws a flurry of punches but Barrera either blocks or slips them. 4:0
01:15 * Barrera lands a hard combination to the head and Gomez is down!! 4:0
01:18 Garcia positions himself over Wilfredo Gomez and starts the count.. 4:8
01:18 1... 4:8
01:19 2... 4:8
01:20 3... 4:8
01:21 4... 4:8
01:22 5... 4:8
01:23 6... 4:8
01:24 7... 4:8
01:24 * Gomez beats the count, but he appears to be hurt badly! 4:8
01:24 Garcia is allowing the fight to continue. Wilfredo Gomez looks real shaken to us, however. 4:8
01:24 Barrera must sense that he's got Gomez just about out on his feet. Now, it's a matter of whether or not he can land the punches necessary to end this fight. 4:8
01:38 Barrera misses wildly with the Hook. 4:8
01:45 Barrera feints downstairs, then launches a scorching hook that lands flush on Gomez's jaw. 4:11
01:45 There's time for Barrera to finish Wilfredo Gomez if he can do it. 4:11
01:53 Gomez is trapped in his own corner... 4:11
01:53 Both fighters are throwing but Gomez is scoring more than Barrera. 7:13
01:53 Barrera is raining blows down on Gomez, who is obviously hurt. Barrera wants to take the decision out of the hands of the judges and he has a chance to do just that! 7:13
01:58 Gomez's left eye is turning ugly as the swelling under it worsens. 7:13
02:02 Barrera throws punches in bunches and that's the way to disrupt your opponent's rhythm. 7:15
02:02 Marco Antonio Barrera senses he has Gomez in trouble and he is pouring it on! 7:15
02:16 Barrera shoots a vicious cross right down the pipe and catches Gomez flush! 7:20
02:16 Gomez is trying to regroup after those punches... 7:20
02:29 Barrera is just missing by a hair with his punches. 7:20
02:35 Barrera scores downstairs with a hard cross. 7:23
02:35 Gomez is in trouble. Barrera needs to stay on him if he wants to end this now. 7:23
02:40 The increased swelling around the left eye of Gomez is fast becoming a hindurance. 7:23
02:44 Barrera has Gomez blocked in! 7:23
02:48 "The Baby Faced Assassin" Barrera lands a strong uppercut! 7:27
02:48 Barrera sent Wilfredo Gomez reeling with that punch! 7:27
02:53 Gomez is being pummelled and Garcia looks ready to move in and halt the carnage. 7:27
02:57 Gomez is pinned in his own corner... 7:27
03:00 Barrera appears to have a pretty good lead at this point. 7:27
03:00 What a devastating knockdown, you can bet the fans in attendance will be talking about that round long after the fight is over. 6:29

Round 11
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Gomez was a little slow getting off his stool this round. 0:0
0:05 Barrera received a pep talk from Eddie Inabagsky before he left his corner; we'll see if it worked. 0:0
0:05 The swelling on the face of Gomez is noticeable, even at a distance. Although his corner men were applying cold compresses and trying to work the swelling away from his eyes, Gomez still has distension. 0:0
0:07 The fighters are at ring center... 0:0
0:11 Barrera pops a jab home. That punch didn't hurt but it still scored points. 0:2
0:23 Barrera scores with a quick one-two to Gomez's midsection 0:4
0:28 Gomez's left eye is becoming a cause of major concern as it continues swell. 0:4
0:35 Both fighters are flailing away but Gomez is definitely landing the better punches. 3:6
0:52 Barrera holds his arms up in disgust as Gomez holds him around his waist. 3:6
0:56 Referee Garcia steps in to break it up. 3:6
01:01 Both fighters are circling, keeping their distance from each other. 3:6
01:08 Gomez telegraphed that shot and Barrera ducks under it easily. 3:6
01:15 Gomez just absorbed a terrifying shot to the body. 3:10
01:15 Gomez was stunned by that last flurry of punches! 3:10
01:24 Barrera slides into a neutral corner... 3:10
01:29 Wilfredo Gomez can't score with short uppercut inside. Marco Antonio Barrera got his gloves in front of the punch. 3:10
01:31 Barrera gets the cross in, making Gomez blink. 3:13
01:36 The swelling around Gomez's left eye is getting messy and his vision has to be obscured. 3:13
01:43 Gomez backs into the left corner. 3:13
01:43 Both fighters are flailing away and both are definitely landing good punches. 5:15
02:01 * A hard cross from Barrera and Gomez is down!! 5:15
02:04 The count begins... 5:23
02:04 1... 5:23
02:05 2... 5:23
02:06 3... 5:23
02:07 4... 5:23
02:08 5... 5:23
02:09 6... 5:23
02:10 7... 5:23
02:10 * Gomez manages to get back to his feet but he still looks kind of shaky. 5:23
02:10 Garcia wipes Gomez's gloves as he asks him if he wants the fight to go on... Gomez nods his head and the action resumes. 5:23
02:10 Barrera has Gomez in a world of trouble. Let's see if he can finish him here in the 11th. 5:23
02:15 * This should be stopped now, before Gomez get's hurt! Garcia wraps his arms around Gomez... He's saving him from further punishment. It's a TKO win for Barrera! 5:23

Fight Result

Here's Michael Buffer with the call...

Ladies and Gentlemen! The winner and new WBO junior lightweight champion by technical knockout at the 02:16 mark in Round 11 is...

Marco Antonio Barrera!


Score Cards

Mike Fitzgerald Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Wilfredo Gomez 9 9 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 8 91
Marco Antonio Barrera 10 10 10 10 9 9 10 10 10 10 98

George Colon Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Wilfredo Gomez 9 9 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 8 91
Marco Antonio Barrera 10 10 10 10 9 9 10 10 10 10 98

Noppharat Sricharoen Round Total
Thailand 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Wilfredo Gomez 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 8 92
Marco Antonio Barrera 10 10 10 10 9 9 9 10 10 10 97

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Wilfredo Gomez 27 27 27 27 30 30 28 27 27 24 274
Marco Antonio Barrera 30 30 30 30 27 27 29 30 30 30 293


Statistics
Categories Wilfredo Gomez Marco Antonio Barrera
Knockdowns scored 0 2

Jabs / Round 1.45 7.00
Hooks / Round 2.73 6.73
Crosses / Round 2.00 5.82
Combinations / Round 2.64 6.64
Uppercuts / Round 2.09 5.82

Punches Landed / Round 10.91 32.00
Punches Missed / Round 61.27 20.64

Punching Accuracy 15.1% 60.8%

Total Number of Fouls 2 6
Using Elbow 2
Rabbit Punching 2
Using Shoulder 1 1
Leaning on Opponent's Neck 1 1

Foul Penalties:
Official Warning 2
Caution 2 4

Bouts with eye swelling resulting from punches 1

No cuts occured

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 1 / 1 2 / 2
Fight Inside 3 / 3 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Offensive) 2 / 1 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Defensive) 0 / 0 10 / 4
Go for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 3 / 1 0 / 0
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 2 / 1 0 / 0


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments


Main Event
Alexis Arguello vs Naseem Hamed


Fight info: Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth, England, 2021-06-26, announcer is Johnny Addie, referee is Paul Thomas, the bout will be scored by three judges: Artur Ellensohn (Germany), Jerry Roth (United States) and Paul Artisst (United States), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, the fighters will compete for the IBF title(s), the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, IBF-rules are in effect, three KD rule is not in effect, save by the bell is not in effect, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 4/Scorecard after 4, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Alexis Arguello - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Naseem Hamed - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 There's no more time for speculation as the fight gets underway here in Round 1. 0:0
0:16 Arguello lands a devastating hook! 5:0
0:16 Hamed is hurt! 5:0
0:30 Arguello is moving nicely, using every inch of this ring. 5:0
0:38 Arguello is bouncing on his toes, avoiding Hamed attempts to move inside on him. 5:0
0:47 Arguello lands a crushing hook! 9:0
0:47 Hamed is suddenly in trouble! 9:0
01:05 * Hamed absorbs a wicked hook to the head. He's staggering backwards and now he goes down in a heap. 9:0
01:08 The count starts... 17:0
01:08 1... 17:0
01:09 2... 17:0
01:10 3... 17:0
01:11 4... 17:0
01:12 5... 17:0
01:13 6... 17:0
01:14 Hamed rolls over and is trying to push himself up but will he have enough strength and time to do it? 17:0
01:14 * Hamed is having a hard time keeping his feet under him as he pulls himself up off the canvas, 17:0
01:14 Hamed appears to be badly shaken, but Thomas is going to allow the fight to go on. 17:0
01:14 Arguello wants to show why his reputation as a strong finisher is deserved as he looks to put Hamed away! 17:0
01:23 Hamed is pinned in his own corner... 17:0
01:28 Arguello fires away but finds nothing but air. 17:0
01:35 Arguello lands a short hook to the body. 19:0
01:35 Arguello won't want to let Hamed off the hook, now that he has him hurt! 19:0
01:48 Arguello fires and misses. 19:0
01:54 Hamed backs into the far corner. 19:0
01:59 Arguello tries to double up on the jab but neither hit the mark. 19:0
02:10 He swings...and misses. 19:0
02:17 Naseem Hamed is not having much success cutting off the ring this round. 19:0
02:30 Arguello shoots a vicious cross right down the pipe and catches Hamed flush! 23:0
02:30 Hamed was just battered in that exchange, he is reeling and has no clue where he is. 23:0
02:41 Hamed is trapped in his own corner... 23:0
02:46 Arguello suddenly goes southpaw and tries to find an opening. But his punches miss from this side too. Now he goes back to his orthodox stance. 23:0
02:53 Arguello scores with a damaging cross. 26:0
03:00 Both fighters move to ring center. 26:0
03:00 What a devastating knockdown, you can bet the fans in attendance will be talking about that round long after the fight is over. 28:0

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Thomas motions the fighters together as the bell sounds to begin Round 2. 0:0
0:13 Arguello is moving around the ring nicely. 0:0
0:20 Arguello throws a flurry of punches; at least two solid shots made it through. Now he moves away. 2:0
0:33 Arguello lands a vicious hook! 6:0
0:33 Hamed looks like he was hurt by that punch! 6:0
01:03 Arguello works his way in and leans on Hamed... 6:0
01:08 Thomas is shouting at Arguello to break! 6:0
01:12 Both fighters are being cautious and keeping out of range. 6:0
01:21 Look out! That was a straight right by Arguello! 11:0
01:21 Naseem Hamed careens wildly into the ropes! He's trying desperately to hang on! 11:0
01:30 Arguello is trying to keep his hands moving on the inside. Oh! He rocks Hamed with a hard uppercut that lands flush on the point of the chin. 14:0
01:39 Arguello has Hamed pinned! 14:0
01:39 Arguello lands a cross to the body. 16:0
01:43 Hamed appears to be rebounding from the knockdown he suffered in the last frame. 16:0
01:53 Arguello misses with the left and then fails to connect with the right as well. 16:0
01:55 Hamed gets off a quick combination to the body 16:2
02:09 Arguello is moving laterally and not straight back, which is exactly what he should be doing. 16:2
02:13 Arguello has Hamed trapped in the lower right neutral corner... 16:2
02:13 Arguello snakes the jab through Hamed's gloves. He had some snap on that one. 18:2
02:27 The fighters are tied up. Arguello tries to extract himself. He gets his arms free. 18:2
02:36 Thomas separates the two... 18:2
02:44 Hamed takes a solid cross from Arguello. 21:2
02:53 Hamed doesn't have to look for Arguello this round. He is right there in front of him. 21:2
02:57 Arguello catches Hamed with a short, powerful hook to the head as Hamed tried to move inside. That punch stopped Hamed in his tracks! 24:2
03:00 Hamed shows Arguello his back and moves quickly back to his corner at the sound of the bell, ending Round 2. 25:2

Round 3
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Here come the fighters to ring center... 0:0
0:06 The fighters are back at ring center... 0:0
0:11 Arguello and Hamed are in a clinch, Thomas hollers at them to break and start fighting. 0:0
0:20 Arguello finally lets go of Hamed. 0:0
0:24 Eddie Inabagsky seemed to pump up Arguello between rounds. 0:0
0:25 Arguello forces his way inside and he lands a nice uppercut to the chin of Hamed. 2:0
0:39 The quickness and footwork of Arguello is definitely keeping Hamed off balance. 2:0
0:58 Arguello whiffs with the jab. 2:0
01:05 Hamed lands a solid cross! 2:5
01:05 Arguello appears to be stunned! 2:5
01:15 Naseem Hamed retreats into a neutral corner. 2:5
01:19 Arguello misses with that jab. 2:5
01:26 There's a pause in the action as both fighters regroup. 2:5
01:34 Arguello is literally dancing circles around Hamed this round. 2:5
01:48 Arguello voluntarily moves onto the ropes. 2:5
01:57 Arguello grabs and holds Hamed... 2:5
02:06 * Hamed is hitting on the break and Thomas has seen enough as he issues a warning. 2:5
02:20 Neither fighter is straying far from the middle of the ring. 2:5
02:24 Hamed picks off the jab by Arguello. 2:5
02:26 Hamed unleashes a fusilade of punches to Arguello's head. 2:8
02:49 Arguello moves into a neutral corner. 2:8
02:53 Arguello usues his legs to avoid Hamed's punches. 2:8
03:00 And there's the bell ending Round 3. 4:8

Round 4
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Hamed looks to be in fair shape as Round 4 gets underway. 0:0
0:06 Eddie Inabagsky not only gave Hamed encouragement between rounds but also some solid advice on how to handle Arguello. Now it's up to Hamed to implement it. 0:0
0:11 Naseem Hamed catches Arguello coming in with a sweet uppercut! 0:4
0:11 Arguello is clutching his side! 0:4
0:15 Both of these guys look just like they came out of their dressing rooms - not a mark on them. 0:4
0:30 Arguello fires a punishing jab into the face of Hamed. He wasn't probing with that punch. 3:4
0:48 Thomas has to pull the fighters away from each other as Hamed locks up Arguello's arms. 3:4
0:52 Hamed and Arguello each take a step back. 3:4
01:03 Hamed tries to give angles as he continues his relentless forward motion. 3:4
01:17 Arguello lands a crushing cross! 8:4
01:17 Hamed was stunned by that blow! 8:4
01:17 * And now Hamed is bleeding from that last punch! 10:4
01:17 It's a gash directly over the left eyebrow. A cut in that position inevitably flows into the eye of the fighter, turning into a real detriment. 10:4
01:17 * The referee appears to be jockeying for position; he's moving more than the fighters. Apparently, he wants to get a better look at the cut above Hamed's eye. Now, he just steps in and stops the action. Thomas is escorting Hamed over to the ringside doctor to get an opinion on the severity of the cut. 10:4
01:17 * The ringside doctor is dabbing at the blood, trying to determine the severity of the wound. He's saying something to the referee and from the reaction of Hamed, it must be positive. Yep, this fight's going to continue as both fighters receive instructions to resume the mayhem here in round 4. 10:4
01:33 Hamed lands a wicked combination! 10:8
01:33 Alexis Arguello is out on his feet after that violent combination! 10:8
01:45 Arguello drops in a solid cross just above Hamed's trunks. 13:8
02:02 There's a hard shot off the top of Hamed's head! 17:8
02:02 Hamed looks shaken! 17:8
02:07 There appears to be some minor swelling under Hamed's right eye. 17:8
02:12 Hamed retreats into the near corner. 17:8
02:16 Arguello scores with a tremendous right just above the waistline! 21:8
02:16 Naseem Hamed is gasping for air!! 21:8
02:21 Hamed's right eye is becoming more swollen. his corner is going to need to be control it or it will become a factor. 21:8
02:32 Hamed throws a flurry of punches but Arguello either blocks or slips them. 21:8
02:35 * Thomas motions to Arguello to keep his punches up. 23:8
02:53 Arguello traps Hamed in the corner! 23:8
02:58 Hamed just absorbed a terrifying shot to the body. 27:8
02:58 Hamed is favoring his ribs, he's hurt!! 27:8
03:00 The round comes to a close as the crowd gives the fighters a standing ovation after that action packed round. Both fighters left everything out there. This is truly boxing at it's best. 27:9

Round 5
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Arguello looks to be in excellent shape as Round 5 gets underway. 0:0
0:08 The cut above the left eyebrow suffered by Hamed has been closed for the time being, thanks to a great job by his cut man. 0:0
0:08 Hamed's corner is an experienced crew but the swelling he's suffered looks almost as bad as it did before the minute break. 0:0
0:13 Arguello tries to drop the right hand over the top but Hamed ducks under it. 0:0
0:20 Hamed really buried that punch into Arguello's ribs. 0:4
0:20 Arguello was stunned by that last flurry of punches! 0:4
0:28 Hamed got quite a pep talk in his corner; we'll see if Eddie Inabagsky's instructions work. 0:4
0:33 Arguello slides along the far ropes. 0:4
0:38 Alexis Arguello brushes the ropes and quickly spins away, heading back to ring center. 0:4
0:42 Arguello lands a strong uppercut! 5:4
0:42 Hamed is reeling after that shot! 5:4
0:55 Arguello connects with a wicked hook to the head. 8:4
01:00 It seems every shot Hamed takes on his right makes the swelling worse. 8:4
01:04 As high as Hamed is holding his gloves he is leaving his body wide open to a damaging body punch if Arguello takes advantage of it. 8:4
01:12 Arguello misses with what looked like a backhand. He's lucky. If that had landed, he might have drawn a warning. 8:4
01:27 Hamed throws a straight right that glances off the shoulder of Arguello but it's enough to keep him off-balance. 8:4
01:33 Arguello's fans are here in force tonight, cheering everything he does. 8:4
01:36 Arguello lands a nicely timed hook to Hamed's jaw from the outside. 11:4
01:49 Alexis Arguello doubled up on the hook. Did you see the water fly off Hamed's head? 15:4
01:49 Hamed staggers into the ropes! He is struggling to remain upright! 15:4
01:59 Hamed has Arguello trapped! 15:4
01:59 Hamed scores with a quick one-two to Arguello's midsection 15:6
02:08 The crowd is reacting to every punch thrown by these guys, whether it lands or not. 15:6
02:15 "El Flaco Explosivo" fires a lead right that Hamed manages to avoid. 15:6
02:30 Hamed looks somewhat plodding as he tries to chase down Arguello. 15:6
02:41 Hamed pushes Arguello then steps away from him. 15:6
02:49 Hamed's corner is shouting to their man, encouraging him to pick up the action. 15:6
02:58 Arguello lands a short left hook to the head. 17:6
02:58 That last shot has reopened a cut on Hamed because the blood is flowing again. 17:6
02:58 Hamed has once again become bloodied, as the gash above his left eyebrow has, apparently, reopened. 17:6
02:58 * The fighters jockey back and forth and now the referee is going to use this opportunity to step in and call timeout. He's taking Hamed by the arm and leading him to the far ropes where the ringside physician can take a look at the cut above Hamed's eye. 17:6
02:58 * After some dabbing and swabbing and talking to the fighter, the doctor has concluded that the fight needn't be stopped. He's going to allow the action to continue. The referee is pointing to where he wants Hamed to stand and motioning for Arguello to back up a little. Now Thomas is calling time-in, and this fight is going to get back underway here in Round 5. 17:6
03:00 The bell sounds - more boxing to come in a moment. 19:7

Round 6
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Hamed is getting his full rest as he remains on his stool as the Round 6 bell sounds. Now he's up and his corner scrambles to exit the ring. 0:0
0:07 Hamed's cutman worked on Hamed's wounds between rounds; however, all of the bleeding wasn't stopped, as evident by the blood still flowing down Hamed's face from above the left eyebrow. 0:0
0:07 The swelling on the face of Naseem Hamed is noticeable, even at a distance. Although his corner men were applying cold compresses and trying to work the swelling away from his eyes, Hamed still has distension. 0:0
0:13 Arguello pummels Hamed, capping off his assault with a stiff combination! 4:0
0:13 Naseem Hamed is in big trouble, he took a lot punches there and he does not look very steady! 4:0
0:18 The increased swelling around the right eye of Hamed is fast becoming a hindurance. 4:0
0:27 Hamed landed a sharp combination that rocked Arguello back on his heels! 4:5
0:27 Alexis Arguello was staggered by those punches... 4:5
0:39 Hamed moves into the lower right corner. 4:5
0:44 Arguello is in constant motion. He is a hard fighter to corner. 4:5
0:49 The fighters are jockeying for position as both men try to gain the advantage here in the 6th. 4:5
0:53 The two men are circling one another, looking for an opening. 4:5
0:56 Arguello scores with a nice right cross. 6:5
0:56 Arguello has really been letting his hands go. And now it appears as if Hamed's cut is bleeding even worse than before. 6:5
0:56 Hamed has emerged even more bloodied than a minute ago, as the gash above his eyebrow has split open even more. 6:5
0:56 * Hamed seems to be having some difficulty seeing. It's not that he's bleeding all that badly but the location of the cut - over the eye - makes it a bit more serious. And talk about timing, the referee has stepped in and momentarily stopped the fight. He's looking at the cut above Hamed's eye and is now leading him toward the ringside physician. 6:5
01:00 * Thomas has stopped the fight and has called for the ringside physician. Hamed pleads his case as the doctor takes a very close look at his cut.* The doctor is shaking his head. The fight is over as Thomas calls for the bell! Arguello is the winner by TKO as the doctor will not let Hamed continue! 6:5

Fight Result

We go to the ring where Johnny Addie is ready with the call...

Ladies and Gentlemen! The winner and new IBF junior lightweight champion by technical knockout at the 01:01 mark in Round 6 is...

Alexis Arguello!


Score Cards

Artur Ellensohn Round Total
Germany 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Alexis Arguello 10 10 9 10 10 49
Naseem Hamed 8 9 10 9 9 45

Jerry Roth Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Alexis Arguello 10 10 9 10 10 49
Naseem Hamed 8 9 10 9 9 45

Paul Artisst Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Alexis Arguello 10 10 9 10 10 49
Naseem Hamed 7 9 10 9 9 44

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Alexis Arguello 30 30 27 30 30 147
Naseem Hamed 23 27 30 27 27 134


Statistics
Categories Alexis Arguello Naseem Hamed
Knockdowns scored 1 0

Jabs / Round 6.50 1.17
Hooks / Round 6.33 1.33
Crosses / Round 8.17 2.33
Combinations / Round 5.50 2.50
Uppercuts / Round 4.33 1.00

Punches Landed / Round 30.83 8.33
Punches Missed / Round 54.00 14.00

Punching Accuracy 36.3% 37.3%

Total Number of Fouls 1 1
Low Blow 1
Hitting on the Break 1

Foul Penalties:
Caution 1 1

Bouts with eye swelling resulting from punches 1

Cuts totals (opened/reopened/worsened) 0 / 0 / 0 2 / 1 / 1
Cuts after head butts (opened/reopened/worsened) 0 / 0 / 0 0 / 0 / 0

Cut locations breakdown:
Cut above left eyebrow 2 / 1 / 1

Bouts halted to check cut(s) 0 3

Corner work on closing cuts (trials/success):
Trickle 0 / 0 0 / 0
Minor 0 / 0 0 / 0
Bleeding 0 / 0 0 / 0
Bad 0 / 0 0 / 0
Heavy 0 / 0 2 / 1
Gushing 0 / 0 0 / 0

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 0 / 0 1 / 1
Fight Inside 0 / 0 3 / 2
Fight Outside (Offensive) 0 / 0 2 / 1
Fight Outside (Defensive) 5 / 0 0 / 0
Go for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 0 / 0 0 / 0


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments



Fight Card
Bout Fighter 1 Fighter 2 Odds Winner Decision Last Round Rounds
Opening Bout Henry Armstrong Kid Chocolate 1-1 1 KO 2 15
Preliminary 1 Ike Ibeabuchi Alexander Povetkin 2-1 1 TKO 12 15
Preliminary 2 Abe Attell Freddie Miller 3-2 1 UD 15 15
Support Bout Wilfredo Gomez Marco Antonio Barrera 1-1 2 TKO 11 15
Co-Feature Jem Driscoll Willie Pep 3-2 2 TKO 9 15
Main Event Alexis Arguello Naseem Hamed 1-1 1 TKO 6 15
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by gilgamesh »

Where is the Pep vs Driscoll fight?
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

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Did Driscol win Pep?

Attell's score over Miller was at least too wide.
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by DrDuke »

NoScoutingReports wrote: 14 Jul 2021, 07:14 Arguello :bow:
The Best There Is.

Now he is to conquer Driscoll and thus to win the tournament and the season in whole.
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by HyacinthusTurnipseed »

DrDuke wrote: 14 Jul 2021, 07:22
NoScoutingReports wrote: 14 Jul 2021, 07:14 Arguello :bow:
The Best There Is.

Now he is to conquer Driscoll and thus to win the tournament and the season in whole.
gilgamesh wrote: 13 Jul 2021, 20:30 Where is the Pep vs Driscoll fight?
Co-Feature Jem Driscoll Willie Pep 3-2 2 TKO 9 15
Looks like Pep beat Driscoll to me. That's what the 2 means before TKO I think. Dunno where the fight report is though.
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by BoxBuzz »

Ooops....Driscoll Pep was overlooked....here it is.


Co-Feature
Jem Driscoll vs Willie Pep

Fight info: Ho-Chunk Convention Center, Baraboo, WI, United States, 2021-06-26, announcer is Jake Gutierrez, referee is James Jen-Kin, the bout will be scored by three judges: Raul Caiz Jr. (United States), Scott Morrison (United States) and Don Trella (United States), ring card girl is Amy Longlegs, the fighters will compete for the WBA title(s), the bout is scheduled for 15 rounds, WBA-rules are in effect, three KD rule is in effect, save by the bell only in last round, only the referee can stop the fight, mandatory 8 count is not in effect, fight stopped due to an accidental head butt: Tech. Draw through 4/Scorecard after 4, game will check for injuries, game will adjust ratings for weight class, use judges bias is set to 'use bias rating', Scoring System is 10 Points
In the red corner: Jem Driscoll - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher
In the blue corner: Willie Pep - Record: 0-0-0 - Career Stage: Prime - Conditioning: Top Condition - Trainer: Eddie Inabagsky - Cut Man: Sam Gasher

Round 1
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Both fighters leave their corners and advance toward the center of the ring. 0:0
0:06 Pep takes a cross to the head from Driscoll. 2:0
0:16 Driscoll scores with a beautiful cross that just missed landing flush on Pep's jaw. 4:0
0:25 There's a lot of excitement surrounding this fight. The fans are really in to it. 4:0
0:35 That hook by Pep jarred Driscoll! 4:5
0:35 Driscoll is suddenly in trouble! 4:5
0:48 Pep tries a straight right that's blocked by the gloves of Driscoll. 4:5
0:51 Driscoll leans on Pep and fires a weak hook to the ribs. 6:5
01:10 Driscoll is receiving a lot of encouragement from his corner. If this helps win fights, he has a real good shot tonight. 6:5
01:17 Willie Pep is dancing and flicking harmless punches at Driscoll. 6:5
01:21 Both fighters are being cautious and keeping out of range. 6:5
01:30 Driscoll usues his legs to avoid Pep's punches. 6:5
01:38 The two men are circling one another, looking for an opening. 6:5
01:45 Pep traps Driscoll's gloves under his arms, forcing Jen-Kin to break them up. 6:5
01:50 Pep pushes Driscoll away. 6:5
01:58 Both men look to measure one another. 6:5
02:05 Driscoll quickly hitches up his trunks. 6:5
02:14 Driscoll misses with that punch. 6:5
02:16 Driscoll eats a jab from Pep 6:7
02:30 Willie Pep lands a flurry to the ribs of Driscoll. 6:9
02:49 Pep gets a jab in but it was more of a push than a punch. 6:11
03:00 Jem Driscoll lets his hands go inside, but Pep protects his body well. 6:11
03:00 The bell sounds ending Round 1. 7:11

Round 2
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Round 2 gets underway as the fighters move to the middle of the ring. 0:0
0:12 Jem Driscoll wings a big left hand at Pep but the latter sidesteps the punch. 0:0
0:19 Driscoll received a pep talk from Eddie Inabagsky before he left his corner; we'll see if it worked. 0:0
0:20 Pep goes downstairs with the hook. 0:2
0:29 As high as Driscoll is holding his gloves he is leaving his body wide open to a damaging body punch if Pep takes advantage of it. 0:2
0:40 Driscoll fires a shot, but it glances off Pep's shoulder. 0:2
0:52 Driscoll traps Pep's gloves under his arms... He won't let go. 0:2
01:01 Jen-Kin pries them apart. 0:2
01:09 Upstairs and downstairs! Driscoll lands two quick blows and then moves away from Pep's counters. 2:2
01:23 Pep catches Driscoll with an uppercut as he tries to duck. 2:4
01:41 Pep lands a rapier like jab to the head of Driscoll 2:6
01:51 A flurry of blows from Pep lands to the body 2:8
02:04 Driscoll scores with consecutive blows to the body of Pep. 4:8
02:13 * Pep is landing to the kidney area and Jen-Kin has seen enough as he issues a warning. 4:10
02:13 * Jen-Kin steps in and deducts a point from Pep! 4:10
02:22 Driscoll lands a jolting uppercut that snaps back the head of Pep. 7:10
02:36 Driscoll made Pep look foolish as he dodged everything he threw just now. Pep would have better luck trying to catch a greased Pig. 7:10
02:53 Pep ties up Driscoll. 7:10
02:58 * Jen-Kin cautions Pep for striking with his his shoulder. 7:10
03:00 Round 2 finishes with the sound of the bell. 7:9

Round 3
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Driscoll and Pep square off as the bell sounds to start the action for Round 3. 0:0
0:19 Driscoll is down as both fighters were pushing and shoving in close. 0:0
0:28 Pep gets in a hook to the body of Driscoll. 0:2
0:28 Willie Pep senses that he can end this fight now if he can just land a few more punches. 0:2
0:37 Pep lands a jab. He's using it as both an offensive and defensive weapon on occasions. 0:4
0:37 Pep stunned Driscoll. Pep knows how to finish an opponent when he has got one hurt, and he is going to work now! 0:4
0:50 Pep misses. He had an opening and whiffed with the punch. 0:4
0:57 Pep buries a hook to the body of Jem Driscoll. 0:7
0:57 Driscoll has suffered a delayed reaction to that last punch. He lurched forward and his legs look bad. Pep needs to capitalize on this moment because he can end this thing right now. 0:7
01:10 Pep lets his hands go but his punches land on the arms of Driscoll. 0:7
01:16 Driscoll tries a hook but Pep blocks it and then he scores with a hook of his own! 0:9
01:16 Pep has Driscoll hurt, now let's see what kind of finisher Pep is. 0:9
01:25 The two fighters have chosen to work on the inside and it's Willie Pep who scores with a short hook to the chest. 0:11
01:43 Pep misses with the left and then fails to connect with the right as well. 0:11
01:55 Pep telegraphed that shot and Driscoll ducks under it easily. 0:11
02:02 Driscoll rips off two quick jabs and one finds the mark. 2:11
02:22 Pep wraps his arms around Driscoll. 2:11
02:34 Willie Pep uses his shoulder to force Jem Driscoll out of the clinch. 2:11
02:44 Driscoll works free! The fighters move to ring center. 2:11
02:53 Pep misses with the jab. He lets go with a left and that fails to find its mark, too. 2:11
03:00 Jen-Kin has to pull the fighters away from each other as Pep locks up Jem Driscoll's arms. 2:11
03:00 Driscoll pushes Pep away. 2:11
03:00 And that ends Round number 3. 4:10

Round 4
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Both fighters look ready to go as Round 4 begins. 0:0
0:11 Pep misses badly. It looked like he changed his mind half way through the punch. 0:0
0:18 Driscoll catches Pep coming in with a sweet uppercut! 4:0
0:18 How is Pep standing after that? 4:0
0:22 Both fighters are unmarked at this stage of the fight. 4:0
0:37 Driscoll just delivered a wake-up call!!! He really caught Willie Pep with a sharp combination! 9:0
0:37 Oh my! those were devastating blows! Pep is just trying to hang on! 9:0
0:49 Both fighters are being extremely cautious in this one. We hadn't expected such a tactical battle. 9:0
01:04 Driscoll slides into the corner... 9:0
01:08 Pep is in constant motion. He is a hard fighter to corner. 9:0
01:14 Some good body work by Pep but not much on those punches. 9:2
01:24 Driscoll retreats into his own corner... 9:2
01:29 Driscoll comes in low. Pep puts a headlock on him. Jen-Kin knocks Pep's arm off Driscoll's head. 9:2
01:38 Pep and Driscoll each take a step back. 9:2
01:46 Driscoll is staying at the center of the ring. 9:2
01:50 Jem Driscoll fires away but finds nothing but air. 9:2
01:57 Not a lot of action in the ring right now. 9:2
02:05 The cross scores for Pep. He needs to throw that punch more often. 9:4
02:14 Driscoll slides into his own corner... 9:4
02:14 Pep gets inside and fires a hook to Driscoll's body. 9:6
02:25 Pep traps Jem Driscoll in the corner! 9:6
02:25 Pep scores with a nice short hook inside the defense of Driscoll. 9:8
02:34 Driscoll slides into a neutral corner... 9:8
02:39 Pep just misses with a huge shot as Driscoll chooses the perfect time to suddenly backpedal. 9:8
02:41 Driscoll scores big with that hook to the jaw of Pep. Pep took a step back after absorbing that shot. 12:8
03:00 Pep fires a volley of punches but Driscoll was already moving laterally and was out of harm's way. 12:8
03:00 That was a great round as both combatants gave it everything they had and then some. 12:9

Round 5
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Driscoll is off his stool and waiting for the bell to begin Round 5. 0:0
0:07 Hey, that ringcard girl was something else! 0:0
0:18 Pep has Driscoll pinned! 0:0
0:18 Pep rips a hook to the head. 0:2
0:23 Despite the punches landed, both fighters remain unmarked. 0:2
0:27 A flurry of punches are exchanged between the two fighters. It appears as if neither has gotten the better of the exchange. 2:4
0:41 Pep pins Driscoll's arms against his body stopping him from throwing any punches. 2:4
0:46 Willie Pep finally lets go of Driscoll. 2:4
0:50 Both fighters are circling, keeping their distance from each other. 2:4
0:58 Driscoll fires a lead right that Willie Pep manages to avoid. 2:4
01:15 Pep's constant movement can be frustrating to an opponent who's not capable of cutting off the ring on him. 2:4
01:19 Driscoll retreats into the upper left corner. 2:4
01:19 Pep buries a jab in Driscoll's stomach. 2:7
01:35 Both fighters move to ring center. 2:7
01:35 Willie Pep dips and connects with a hook to the side of Driscoll's head. 2:9
01:52 Pep wants to go downstairs, but can't penetrate Driscoll's defense. 2:9
02:04 Pep dips as if to launch a body shot, then goes upstairs with a quick hook to the head that puts Driscoll back on his heels! 2:14
02:04 Jem Driscoll is going to need to regroup after that blow... 2:14
02:17 Pep seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 2:14
02:21 Driscoll's corner is shouting to their man, encouraging him to pick up the action. 2:14
02:28 Driscoll seems to be protecting his body which is leaving his head vulnerable. He doesn't like body shots but I don't know anyone that does. 2:14
02:31 Pep pins Jem Driscoll in the corner! 2:14
02:36 Pep tries to go to the body but he can't find an opening. 2:14
02:46 Driscoll backs into a neutral corner. 2:14
02:46 Pep gets off a quick combination to the body 2:16
02:59 Considering the clinch Pep has on Driscoll it looks like he wants to dance with him, not fight him. Driscoll pushes him away. 2:16
03:00 Jen-Kin steps in and breaks it up. 2:16
03:00 Round 5 of this scheduled 15 rounder ends as the bell sounds. 2:16

Round 6
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Amy 'The Smile' Longlegs exits the ring to wild cheering. We await the bell, signaling the start of Round 6. There it is! 0:0
0:18 The fighters are jockeying for position as both men try to gain the advantage here in the 6th. 0:0
0:26 Pep moves in and scores with a quick jab. 0:2
0:30 Neither fighter shows any wear and tear at this point. 0:2
0:42 Driscoll throws a punch and lands. Pep scores with a counter. Looks like both fighters were effective in that exchange. 2:4
0:55 Pep seems really focused on what he's doing this round. 2:4
0:59 Pep's jab is fast and accurate. 2:6
01:12 Pep flicks three quick jabs and at least one got through. 2:8
01:31 Driscoll lands a quick jab. He'd like to keep Pep on the end of that punch. 4:8
01:43 Driscoll retreats into a neutral corner. 4:8
01:43 Pep scores with a crisp uppercut inside. 4:10
01:53 The fighters are at close quarters now as Pep lands a hook downstairs. 4:12
02:06 Driscoll is blocked in his own corner... 4:12
02:11 Pep grabs Driscoll again. If this were football, there'd be a penalty flag for holding. 4:12
02:15 Now they break clean. 4:12
02:21 There's a pause in the action as both fighters regroup. 4:12
02:25 Pep tries to double up on the hook to the body and at least one gets through. 4:14
02:37 Driscoll unleashes a fusilade of punches to Pep's head. 7:14
02:51 Driscoll throws punches in bunches and that's the way to disrupt your opponent's rhythm. 9:14
03:00 Pep just can't find the range with that jab. 9:14
03:00 Both fighters have their supporters and each man is receiving a well-deserved round of applause from a pumped up crowd! 10:13

Round 7
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Pep looks to be in fair shape as Round 7 gets underway. 0:0
0:06 Pep got quite a pep talk in his corner; we'll see if Eddie Inabagsky's instructions work. 0:0
0:10 Pep picks off the jab thrown by Driscoll. 0:0
0:13 Not a lot on that hook to Jem Driscoll's side, but it scored. 0:2
0:17 These guys both look like they have barely been in a fight at all.. 0:2
0:22 Some nice infighting ends with Pep getting an uppercut in. 0:4
0:36 Pep moves into a neutral corner. 0:4
0:40 Driscoll scores with a tremendous right just above the waistline! 4:4
0:40 Pep is trying to regroup after those punches... 4:4
0:54 Pep is challenging Driscoll to fight him and quit clinching. 4:4
01:03 Jen-Kin separates the two... 4:4
01:15 Driscoll can't find the range as he tries to work the body. 4:4
01:23 Pep feints to the head, then scores with a solid jab to the body 4:7
01:40 Jem Driscoll throws a leaping shot that fails to hit the target. 4:7
01:47 Pep lands a crushing hook! 4:11
01:47 Driscoll looks shaken! 4:11
02:01 Pep takes a heavy hook downstairs. 8:11
02:01 Pep is suddenly in trouble! 8:11
02:11 Driscoll scores with the jab. 10:11
02:20 It is a good boxing crowd tonight. They know the game and are reacting to every good punch that lands. 10:11
02:23 The fighters are trading punches and neither seems to have won that exchange. 12:13
02:33 Pep lands a glancing, overhand right. He just missed landing that one square. 12:15
02:37 * What looked like some minor puffiness a few seconds ago has grown into noticeable swelling around Driscoll's left eye. 12:15
02:46 Driscoll doubles up to the body, though Pep seems unfazed. 14:15
03:00 Driscoll is holding. Well, he can't get hit if Pep can't throw punches, I guess. 14:15
03:00 Referee Jen-Kin separates the two... 14:15
03:00 The crowd is literally screaming in approval as the two fighters look for a minutes respite after a sizzling round of action. 14:15

Round 8
Time Commentary Points
0:00 Driscoll looks to be in good shape as Round 8 gets underway. 0:0
0:08 Eddie Inabagsky was really animated in Driscoll's corner and Driscoll was nodding in agreement. 0:0
0:08 A minute wasn't enough to eliminate or even significantly reduce Driscoll's swelling. They'll have to keep a close watch on it and make sure Driscoll's vision doesn't become a major problem over the next few rounds. 0:0
0:09 Pep lands with a short, quick uppercut in close. 0:2
0:24 Driscoll brushes the ropes and quickly spins away, heading back to ring center. 0:2
0:29 Look at that subtle shoulder movement. See how Driscoll rolls them? That throws off your opponent's timing. 0:2
0:38 Driscoll fails to connect with that punch. He pushed it out there instead of cutting loose with it. 0:2
0:45 Driscoll's corner is shouting at him to be more aggressive. He seems to hear but it remains to be seen if he'll follow the advice. 0:2
0:52 Driscoll drives home a wicked hook to the midsection! 4:2
0:52 Pep in on unsteady legs after those punches. 4:2
01:04 Pep continues to pop the jab 4:4
01:04 * And now Driscoll is bleeding from that last punch! 4:6
01:04 That cut is severe, more like a gash; but it isn't in a real bad spot since it's outside the fighter's right eyebrow. It's unlikely that the blood will flow into the fighter's eye. 4:6
01:04 * The fighters move away from each other, creating a bit of distance between them. Now the referee has called timeout, halting the action. He's leading Driscoll to the ringside physician. The cut over Driscoll's eye seems to be the primary cause for concern. 4:6
01:04 * Well, after talking a long look at Driscoll's face, the ringside physician has indicated to the referee that the bout can continue. The third man in the ring is going to position both fighters where he wants them and get the action started again here in Round 8. 4:6
01:17 Driscoll has Pep trapped! 4:6
01:22 Driscoll misses with an uppercut from way outside. That's a dangerous punch to throw. You leave yourself wide open for a counter. 4:6
01:24 Pep scores with a quick one-two to Driscoll's midsection 4:8
01:29 Driscoll's left eye is becoming more swollen. his corner is going to need to be control it or it will become a factor. 4:8
01:42 Driscoll is on his bicycle, moving from corner to corner forcing Pep to chase him. 4:8
01:47 Pep's fans are here in force tonight, cheering everything he does. 4:8
01:56 Pep throws a flurry of punches but Jem Driscoll either blocks or slips them. 4:8
01:58 Driscoll forces his way inside and he lands a nice uppercut to the chin of Pep. 6:8
02:12 Pep pushes his way out to the center of the ring where the fighters seperate. 6:8
02:21 Jem Driscoll misses with what looked like a backhand. He's lucky. If that had landed, he might have drawn a warning. 6:8
02:38 Pep is holding on to Driscoll. He seems to be taking a breather. 6:8
02:43 The Referee breaks it up... 6:8
02:52 Driscoll bounces off the ropes, challenging Pep to come get him. 6:8
02:58 Pep pushes Driscoll away to give himself a little more space to work with. 6:8
03:00 It looks like Pep has a pretty solid lead at this stage of the fight. 6:8
03:00 That's another round in the books as Round 8 comes to an end. 8:8

Round 9
Time Commentary Points
0:00 It's Round 9 of this scheduled 15 rounder. 0:0
0:08 Eddie Inabagsky was extremely upbeat during the break with Jem Driscoll providing some solid encouragement. 0:0
0:08 Driscoll's corner has done a great job on the cut outside the right eyebrow. They've got the bleeding stopped, at least for now. 0:0
0:08 The swelling on the face of Driscoll is noticeable, even at a distance. Although his corner men were applying cold compresses and trying to work the swelling away from his eyes, Jem Driscoll still has distension. 0:0
0:13 Pep tries to double up on the jab but neither hit the mark. 0:0
0:28 Pep is circling his opponent. 0:0
0:41 Quick hands and feet can take you far in this game. Of course, having a good chin helps! 0:0
0:49 Pep leaves the jab just short. 0:0
0:55 Driscoll tries to push Pep back in an attempt to gain room to punch. 0:0
01:00 Pep's jab connects to Driscoll's head 0:2
01:00 And now it appears as if Driscoll's cut has been reopened by one of those punches that landed. 0:2
01:00 Jem Driscoll has emerged bloodied, as the gash outside his right eyebrow has, apparently, reopened. 0:2
01:00 * The fighters jockey back and forth and now the referee is going to use this opportunity to step in and call timeout. He's taking Driscoll by the arm and leading him to the far ropes where the ringside physician can take a look at the cut above Driscoll's eye. 0:2
01:04 * Referee Jen-Kin stops this fight. He guides Driscoll to the corner, motioning for the ring doctor. The ring doctor is examining the cut... Driscoll's corner is pleading its case with Jen-Kin.* No! Jen-Kin waves it off. The fight is over! The doctor is not going to let it continue. The winner by TKO is Pep! 0:2

Fight Result

And here with the call is Jake Gutierrez

Ladies and Gentlemen! The winner and new WBA featherweight champion by technical knockout at the 01:05 mark in Round 9 is...

Willie Pep!


Score Cards

Raul Caiz Jr. Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Jem Driscoll 9 9 9 10 9 10 9 10 75
Willie Pep 10 9 10 9 10 9 10 10 77

Scott Morrison Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Jem Driscoll 9 9 10 10 9 9 9 10 75
Willie Pep 10 9 9 9 10 10 10 10 77

Don Trella Round Total
United States 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Jem Driscoll 9 9 9 10 9 9 9 10 74
Willie Pep 10 9 10 9 10 10 10 10 78

Round Totals Round Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
Jem Driscoll 27 27 28 30 27 28 27 30 224
Willie Pep 30 27 29 27 30 29 30 30 232


Statistics
Categories Jem Driscoll Willie Pep
Knockdowns scored 0 0

Jabs / Round 3.44 8.22
Hooks / Round 3.00 8.78
Crosses / Round 2.67 4.11
Combinations / Round 2.78 6.33
Uppercuts / Round 2.78 4.67

Punches Landed / Round 14.67 32.11
Punches Missed / Round 37.78 51.11

Punching Accuracy 28.0% 38.6%

Total Number of Fouls 0 2
Kidney Punching 1
Using Shoulder 1

Foul Penalties:
Point Deduction 1
Caution 1

Bouts with eye swelling resulting from punches 1

Cuts totals (opened/reopened/worsened) 2 / 1 / 0 0 / 0 / 0
Cuts after head butts (opened/reopened/worsened) 0 / 0 / 0 0 / 0 / 0

Cut locations breakdown:
Cut outside right eyebrow 2 / 1 / 0

Bouts halted to check cut(s) 2 0

Corner work on closing cuts (trials/success):
Trickle 0 / 0 0 / 0
Minor 0 / 0 0 / 0
Bleeding 0 / 0 0 / 0
Bad 0 / 0 0 / 0
Heavy 0 / 0 0 / 0
Gushing 1 / 1 0 / 0

Strategies (demanded/followed)
Cover Up 1 / 1 0 / 0
Fight Inside 0 / 0 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Offensive) 4 / 3 0 / 0
Fight Outside (Defensive) 0 / 0 7 / 3
Go for KO 0 / 0 0 / 0
Go All Out for KO 2 / 1 0 / 0
Protect Cut 0 / 0 0 / 0
Take a Round Off 1 / 1 0 / 0


Title Bout Championship Boxing 2.5 - Copyright © 2008 OOTP Developments
DrDuke
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by DrDuke »

Oh, then Arguello wins the season, regardless of the MDT finale outcome, doesn't he? :box:
kevo
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Re: Week22ChampionshipFinals Driscoll/Pep-Arguello/Hamed-Attell/Miller-Barrera/Gomez-Armstrong/Chocolate-Ibeabuchi/Povet

Post by kevo »

NoScoutingReports wrote: 14 Jul 2021, 07:14 Arguello :bow:
Sucks to lose on a cut, but Arguello was in command when the stoppage came :bow:
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