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Matthysse-Peterson: Full Report

Ringside Report: Kurt Wolfheimer
Photos: Tom Casino/SHOWTIME

WBC interim super lightweight champion Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse (34-2, 32 KOs) pushed himself even further into elite status with a destructive third round knockout of IBF junior welterweight champion Lamont Peterson in a unique twelve round non-title contest Saturday night at the famed Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ. In the co-main event, IBF welterweight champion Devon Alexander (25-1, 14 KOs) proved he is more than just an exquisite boxer with a seven round pummeling of Lee “Lights Out” Purdy (20-4-1 13 KOs). (More)

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