Wilder Drops and Stops Washington in Birmingham – WBC world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder headlined the main event of the Premier Boxing Champions broadcast on FOX Saturday night, February 25th.
Wilder successfully defended his belt against the challenge of Gerald Washington with a fifth round TKO stoppage. The co-feature saw undefeated Jarrett Hurd stop tough Tony Harrison in the ninth round of their bout for the vacant IBF world title at 154 pounds. Featured heavyweight action saw Dominic Breazeale and Izuagbe Ugonoh engage in a back and forth slugfest that saw Breazeale end it in the fifth.
Wilder Drops and Stops Washington in Birmingham
Check out more details and highlights of the FOX SPorts main events in this latest TBC report. Read “Wilder Stops Washington in Bama Quick Results” at TSS.
Saturday, February 25th, 2017 – Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama
Heavy 12 RDS: Deontay Wilder def Gerald Washington via TKO in RD 5.
154 LBS 12 RDS: Jarrett Hurd def Tony Harrison via TKO in RD 9.
Heavy 10 RDS: Dominic Breazeale def Izuagbe Ugonoh via TKO in RD 5.
160 LBS 10 RDS: Alantez Fox def Kenneth McNeil via UD ( 95-94 95-94 97-92)
168 LBS 10 RDS: Caleb Plant defThomas Awimbono via UD (100-89 100-89 99-90)
130 LBS 10 RDS: Tugstsogt Nyambayar def Jhon Gemino via TKO in RD 10.
Heavy 8 RDS: Iago Kiladze def Byron Polley via KO in RD 1.
Heavy 6 RDS: Junior Fa def Keith Barr via TKO in RD 3.
Heavy 6 RDS: Robert Alfonso def Keith Thompson via TKO in RD 1.
200 LBS 4 RDS: Deon Nicholson def Josh Rasberry via KO in RD 1.
160 LBS 4 RDS: Thomas Knox def Anthony Retic via UD (40-36 39-37 39-37)
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