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Gamalier Rodriguez defeats Jorge Pazos; Cruz stops Armenta

08-10-13GamalierPazosactionpicBethlehem, PA: Gamalier Rodriguez retained his NABO featherweight title with a hard-fought 10-round decision over tougher-than-expected Jorge Pazos in the 10-round main event in front of 1,152 fans at the Sands Casino Resort.

Rodriguez, 125.3, of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, worked well to the body and was just a bit quicker than Pazos, 125, Guamuchil, Mexico, winning by scores of 98-92 and 98-91 twice. The wide scores were not indicative of the competitive nature of the match.

The win marked Rodriguez’ first defense of his NABO belt and brought his record to 22-2-3, 15 K0s. The loss dropped Pazos to 19-6-1, 13 K0s. Continue reading

Weights from Bethlehem: Gamalier Rodriguez 125.3 vs. Jorge Pazos 125

!cid_844CE341D1A7408581B00D9DB3E66DEF@MonikaHPGamalier Rodriguez 125.3 vs. Jorge Pazos 125
Ronald Cruz 147.8 vs. Rodolfo Armenta 145.2
Guillermo Delgadillo 133.2.5 vs. Felix Verdejo 134.7
Jerome Rodriguez 140.7 vs. Ariel Duran 139.9
David Williams 223 vs. William Miranda 242.2
Steven Tyner 177.1 vs. Jesse Hart 171.6
Jose Valderrama 133.2 vs. Toka Kahn Clary 131.6
Arturo Trujillo 146.1 vs. Yurii Polishchuk 145.6

Venue: Sands Event Center Bethlehem (PA)
Promoter: Peltz Boxing Promotions, Top Rank & Bam Boxing Promotions.
First Bout: 7.00 pm
Televised on Solo Boxeo Tecate, aired on UniMas tape delay starting at midnight (EST) Tickets: $50 & $75 at the door or through TicketMaster