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World-rated Bennett and de Mori victorious

By Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing

WBA #12 140-pounder Chad “Hollywood” Bennett (33-4-3, 23 KOs) stopped Tony Fernandez (35-1, 23 KOs) in round six of scheduled twelve round bout at Wests New Lambton, New Lambton, New South Wales, Australia on Friday. Fernandez is 38 years old and resides in Lima, Peru. Bennett is 41 years of age and resides in Newcastle, Australia. Bennett suffered his last defeat in 2009 against Steve Wills and now has a nine-bout winning streak, including a victory in the USA over Gary Bergeron. He is scheduled to box again in Newcastle on July 11.

On the undercard, WBA #11 heavyweight Mark de Mori (26-1-2, 23 KOs) stopped Adnan Buharalija (29-20-2, 21 KOs) in round four of a scheduled twelve. Buharalija, who resides in Bosnia, was previously stopped by de Mori in six rounds in 2013.

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