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Spivey retains NABA lightweight title

By Chris Perry at ringside

NABA Lightweight Champion “Dangerous” Dorin Spivey (42-6-0, 30 KOs) earned a hard-fought 10-round majority decision victory over “Lighting” Rod Salka (16-2-0, 3 KOs) in the main event of Dee Lee Promotion’s “Go Fight…Friday Night!” event at the Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The judge’s scorecards read 95-95, 96-94 and 97-93.

In the super-middleweight co-feature of the evening, Frankie “The Freight Train” Filippone (10-2-1, 2 KOs) scored a 6-round unanimous decision victory over Reggie “Concrete” La Crete (4-2-2, 3 KOs). All three judges scored the bout 59-55.

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