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Kennedy defeats Vinan

By Kurt Wolfheimer at ringside
Photos: Katie Warburton

Former world title challenger Teon Kennedy (18-2-2, 7 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Carlos Vinan (10-10-5, 2 KOs) in a junior lightweight main event on Saturday night at Bally’s Atlantic City. Kennedy dropped Vinan in round ten. Scores were 99-90, 99-90, 98-91.

Jr lightweight Jason Sosa (9-1-3, 5 KOs) recovered from a second round knockdown to drop and stop Georgi Kevlishvili (12-6, 3 KOs) in round four.

Unbeaten super middleweight Jesse Hart (7-0, 6 KOs) destroyed Thomas Tyrner (3-4, 2 KOs) in round one. Hart is the son of legendary Philadelphia middleweight Eugene “Cyclone” Hart, who terrorized the 160-pound division in the 1970s

Middelweight Ismael Garcia (5-0, 2 KOs) scored a sixth round TKO over Alando Swain (5-3, 1 KO).

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