In Las Vegas the night of July 17 was held the evening of Boxing company Top Rank. In the ring, faced off Verdejo and Madera, where the first cannon combination sent the rival to a knockout.
In the main fight of the evening in the arena of “The Bubble” Puerto Rican boxer in the lightweight Felix Verdejo (27-1-0, 17 KO’s) defeated American will Madera (15-1-3, 8 KOs), writes the channel 24.
Verdejo knocked out his opponent at the end of the first round.
Madera rushed to the opponent unprepared attack, for which he paid clearly, when faced with a powerful uppercut, then Verdejo added another accented forehand and Madera was pure knockout.
This defeat was to Madeira pervm in his career.
Video of the knockout from Verdejo:
The fight against Lomachenko
Verdejo won American qualification the selection to the 2012 Olympic games. After defeating Mexican boxer Gutierrez, he came in the top 4 than ourselves and ensured a quota for the Olympics.
Confident after two opening victories, Verdejo lost the quarter final to the future champion, Ukrainian Vasyl Lomachenko. Now the Puerto Rican is not averse to take revenge on the Ukrainians.
To see Lomachenko – that was something big for me. It would be an Olympic rematch. I want revenge for the defeat
quoting the words of boxer BoxingScene.
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