By Francisco Salazar at ringside
Jr welterweight Jose Reynoso (12-3-1, 1 KO) took an eight round majority decision over previously unbeaten Aris Ambriz (13-1-1, 8 KOs) on Friday night at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, California. Scores were 76-76, 78-74, 79-73. They had previously fought to a draw. ‘
In the co-feature, welterweight Aron Martinez (13-1-1, 3 KOs) won an eight round unanimous decision over Pavel Miranda (16-5-1, 8 KOs). Martinez was the busier and more effective fighter throughout the bout. All three judges scored the bout 78-74, 79-73, and 80-72.
In an all out war, Junior Welterweight Artemio Reyes won a six round split decision over Alan Sanchez. Reyes (6-1, 5 KO’s) started strong, connecting with overhand right hands to the head. Sanchez (5-2, 2 KO’s) came on in the fight, even stunning Reyes in the fifth. Both fighters traded vicious shots in the final two rounds, with Reyes finishing strong. One judge scored the bout 58-56 for Sanchez, while the other two judges scored the bout 59-55 and 58-56 for Reyes.
In a bout featuring Junior Middleweights making their professional debuts, Cleveland Ishe knocked out Antonio Moya in the second round of a scheduled four round bout. Ishe dropped Moya twice in the first round, both times with left hooks. Ishe dropped Moya with another left hook to the head to start the second round, prompting referee Ray Corpna to stop the bout at 28 seconds.
Junior Middleweight Eric Garcia stopped Daniel Castillo in the first round of a scheduled four round bout. Garcia (5-1-1, 2 KO’s) rained down hard right hands over the shorter Castillo. Although Castillo (2-6-1, 1 KO) hung in there landing left hooks, he was stunned by an accumulation of punches. Castillo went in for the kill, landing a hard left-right combination that wobbled Castillo, prompting referee David Denkin to step in and stop the bout at 2:34.