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RingTv image Yamanaka, Gonzalez score KOs in Japan

Yamanaka, Gonzalez score KOs in Japan

Shinsuke Yamanaka showed why he is regarded as the hardest hitting bantamweight in the world today, knocking out Alberto Guevara in the ninth round to retain his WBC bantamweight title on Sunday afternoon in Tokyo.

RingTv image Segura stops Marquez in Mexico firefight

Segura stops Marquez in Mexico firefight

The flyweight battle between former titleholders Giovani Segura and Hernan Marquez lived up to the expectations of hardcore fans, with Segura scoring the KO in the waning moments of the 12th round.

RingTv image Provodnikov wears down Alvarado to stoppage

Provodnikov wears down Alvarado to stoppage

The junior welterweight title bout between Ruslan Provodnikov and Mike Alvarado was a war of attrition that opened up with a pair of knockdowns in the eighth and was sealed by the Russian challenger two rounds later.

RingTv image Arreola KOs Mitchell in one

Arreola KOs Mitchell in one

Chris Arreola returned to the heavyweight picture with a first-round knockout of Seth Mitchell, while on the Showtime undercard Mexican veteran Rafael Marquez succumbed in the ninth to Efrain Esquivias.

RingTv image Santa Cruz blitzes Terrazas to take WBC title

Santa Cruz blitzes Terrazas to take WBC title

It took less than three rounds for Leo Santa Cruz to add a second title in as many divisions to his résumé on Saturday night as he demolished WBC junior featherweight beltholder Victor Terrazas at the Stub Hub Center in the evening’s co-feature.