Former two-time world title
challenger Jesse Hart made a triumphant return to Philadelphia by
pounding out an eight-round unanimous decision over Mike Guy at a
crowded 2300 Arena. The show was promoted by RDR Promotions.
Hart, who was fighting for the first time in 20-months, controlled
the action and landed the harder punches throughout the contest. Guy
was sturdy, but landed very few punches. Guy showed a good chin as
he ate some nice uppercuts from the taller Hart. Hart, 169.5 lbs. of
Philadelphia won by scores of 80-72 and 79-73 twice, and is now
27-3. Guy, 171 lbs. of Sacramento, CA is 12-7-1.
Samuel Teah took out Larry Fryers in the opening round of
their scheduled 10-round super lightweight bout. In the opening
frame, Teah landed a double-jab that was followed by a booming right
hand that sent Fryers hard to the canvas.
Fryers was wobbly and ate a huge flurry of punches, and the fight
was stopped at 2:42. With the win, Teah of Philadelphia is 18-4-1
with eight knockouts. Fryers of Yonkers, NY via Clones, Ireland is
NOBLE WINS BY TKO
Jabril Noble stopped David Boria in the final round of their
four-round lightweight fight. It was a tough fight that saw Noble
get the better of the action. In round four, Noble hurt Boria with a
left hook. Noble followed up with a barrage of punches, and the
fight was stopped at 1:24. Noble, 134.5 lbs. of Philadelphia is 2-0
with two knockouts. Boria, 140 lbs. of Puerto Rico is 0-3.
O'CALLAGHAN WINS DECISION
Brendan O’Callaghan remained undefeated with a four-round unanimous
decision over debuting Davon Hall in a middleweight fight.
O’Callaghan dropped Hall with a straight in the final round, but he
could not put Hall away. O’Callaghan, 157.8 lbs. of Philadelphia, PA
won by scores of 40-35 scores on all cards and is now 2-0. Hall, 161
lbs. of Wilmington, DE is 0-1.
JOHNSON STILL UNDEFEATED
Isaiah Johnson remained undefeated with a 3rd round stoppage over
Leoniadas Fowlkes in a scheduled four-round junior welterweight
fight. In round three, Johnson landed a blistering combination that
snapped back the head of Fowlkes. Johnson hurt Fowlkes and the fight
was stopped at 2:15. Johnson, 140.7 lbs. of Sicklerville, NJ is 2-0
with two knockouts. Fowlkes, 145.5 lbs. of Winchester, VA is 2-4.
CRUZ BEATS PUCHETA
Romuel Cruz remained undefeated by winning a six-round unanimous
decision over Roberto Pucheta in a super bantamweight fight. Cruz,
122.3 lbs. of Philadelphia won by scores of 58-56 on all cards and
is now 6-0-1. Pucheta, 122.5 lbs. of Jalisco, Mexico is 10-20-2.
MINER WINS ON POINTS
Jerrod Miner broke a 14-fight winless streak by winning a four-round
majority decision over Joshua Aarons in a bantamweight fight. Miner,
116.6 lbs. of Philadelphia won by scores of 40-36, 39-37 and 38-38
to raise his mark to 2-12-1. Arrons, 116.3 lbs. of Williamsport, PA
RDR Promotions will be back at
the 2300 Arena on Saturday, October 9, 2021.