In the main event of Friday night’s fight card, pound-for-pound star Srisaket Sor Rungvisai and Juan Francisco Estrada battled it out in Inglewood, California–the same venue where they fought the first time around.
This time, Rungvisai (47-5-1, 41 KOs) faced a much sharper Estrada (39-3, 26 KOs) who won the bout by majority decision.
In the co-main event of the night, Daniel Roman (27-2-1, 10KOs) and TJ Doheny (21-1, 15KOs) engaged in a back-and-forth war that saw Doheny hit the deck multiple times and Roman almost drop as well.
In the end, Roman took the majority decision victory to unify the WBA and IBF titles.
Check out the full fight card results below.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs. Juan Francisco Estrada
Juan Francisco Estrada wins the WBC super flyweight title with a unanimous decision victory over Srisaket Sor Rungvisai. Official scores: 116-112, 115-113 and 115-113.
“We came 100 percent prepared,” said Estrada. “He surprised me but I”m comfortable fighting right handers.”
Daniel Roman vs. TJ Doheny
Jessie Vargas vs. Humberto Soto
Jessie Vargas (29-2-2, 11 KOs) knocks out Humberto Soto (69-10-2, 37 KOs) to win in the sixth round.
“I knew what he was doing,” said Vargas. ‘He came in and I caught him with a right hand. I was taking my time.”
Anthony Sims Jr. vs. Vaughn Alexander
Super middleweight Anthony Sims Jr. goes the distance for the first time to improve to 19-0 with a unanimous decision win over Vaughn Alexander. Official scores: 98-92, 98-92, 96-94.
Shakhram Giyasov vs. Emanuel Taylor
Shakhram Giyasov beat a very game Emanuel Taylor by unanimous decision in a 10-round bout. Two judges scored it 99-91 while the third judge had it 97-93 for Giyasov.
Murodjon Akhmadaliev vs. Carlos Carlson
Murodjon Akhmadaliev (6-0, 5 KOs) defeated Carlos Carlson by knockout in Round 3.
Diego Pacheco vs. Guillermo Maldonado
Diego Pacheco from South Central, Los Angeles, scored a first-round knockout win over Guillermo Maldonado.
Austin Williams vs. Joel Guevara
Austin Williams (1-0) stopped Joel Guevara in the first round to win his pro debut.
Header photo by Ed Mulholland/Matchroom Boxing USA