On Friday night, Rio Grande area fight fans were treated to an explosive night of boxing at the Pharr Convention Center in Pharr, Texas. The six-fight card was presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Cavazos Boxing Promotions and sponsored by Cerveza Tecate, AT&T and DeWalt Tools. If you missed the live action or the TeleFutura “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” broadcast, below is a summary of the results:
|Fidel Maldonado||Erick Cruz||Unanimous decision||8|
|Jorge Suarez||Larry Smith||Unanimous decision||6|
|Juan Reyna||Juan Ovalle||TKO||4|
|Raul Tovar||Miguel Pizaro||TKO||2|
|Jose Garcia||Javier Rodriguez||Majority draw||4|
|Gilbert Cancio||Hector Gutierrez||Split decision||4|
Of course, the big name on the card from Pharr, Texas was undefeated prospect Fidel Maldonado Jr. Maldonado cruised all the way to an 8-round unanimous decision, continuing his winning ways and keeping his undefeated mark intact.
In next week’s edition of “Sólo Boxeo Tecate,” NABO Junior Lightweight Champion Eloy “The Prince” Perez will return to his hometown of Salinas, Calif. to square off against veteran Ira Terry (24-6, 14 KO’s) of Memphis, Tennessee in the 10 round main event at Sherwood Hall. The TeleFutura broadcast begins at 10:30pm ET / PT.