By: Sean Crose
Luis Nery headlined a DAZN broadcast card stay from the Fox Theater in Pomona, California on Saturday. The 33-1 Nery’s opponent was the 21-3 Azat Hovhannisyan. Their bout was a WBC tremendous bantamweight eliminator scheduled for 12. Nery slipped within the first, however was in a position to transfer on and put collectively some stable photographs. Issues appeared to a be a bit slower within the second till the ultimate moments of the spherical when the 2 fighters fired away at each other. Though unable to land as cleanly as potential, Hovhannisyan threw impressively at his man within the third. Nonetheless, Nery landed properly himself.
The fourth noticed a whole lot of motion on the a part of each males, however Nery was damage within the remaining minute. He fought again gamely till the bell. The 2 fighters banged away at leach different within the fifth. Hovhannisyan was in bother by spherical’s finish, however was in a position to survive the chapter. The combat took a extra tentative flip within the sixth, unsurprising contemplating the violent fury that had been raging all through the bout. Nery appeared exhausted within the seventh. And, although recreation as all the time, he appeared drained within the eighth, as properly.
The ninth noticed Hovhannisyan merely being the extra energetic of the 2 fighters, though each males stepped on the gasoline in the direction of the top. Nery seemed as if he is likely to be close to the top within the tenth. However then, seemingly out of nowhere, he despatched Hovhannisyan to the mat. Hovhannisyan acquired to his ft and in some way managed to outlive the spherical. The thunderous motion resumed within the eleventh. Nery unloaded on Hovhannisyan one remaining time, and the referee stopped the combat.