Jesus Cuellar

RingTv image Jesus Cuellar stops Vic Darchinyan in Round 8

Jesus Cuellar stops Vic Darchinyan in Round 8

Featherweight contender Jesus Cuellar scored an eighth-round stoppage against Vic Darchinyan on Saturday in Carson, California, dropping the cagey veteran before the former flyweight and junior bantamweight titleholder’s corner threw in the towel forcing referee Tom Taylor to halt the bout at 1:04 of Round 8.

RingTv image Luis Ortiz stops Lateef Kayode in one, Jesus Cuellar KOs JuanMa Lopez

Luis Ortiz stops Lateef Kayode in one, Jesus Cuellar KOs JuanMa Lopez

In a precursor to Saturday’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana rematch, Golden Boy Promotions held a special Sept. 11 card in Las Vegas that saw heavyweight hopeful Luis Ortiz score a first-round TKO of Lateef Kayode and featherweight standout Jesus Cuellar brutally stop faded two-division titleholder Juan Manuel Lopez in two rounds.