Figueroa, Arreola win closely contested bouts in San Antonio
Bantamweight Brandon Figueroa (4-0, 2 KOs) scored a workman like decision over Francisco Muro (2-2, 1 KO). Figueroa won every minute of the fight with the final scores being 40-36, 40-36, 39-37.
Victor Ortiz (31-5-2, 24 KOs) scored a technical stoppage over Gilberto Sanchez Leon (33-14-2) after handing out a one-sided beating Leon’s corner stopped the fight at the end of the eighth round. This was Ortiz’s second fight with trainer, Joel Diaz.
Junior lightweight Mario Barrios (14-0, 8 KOs) scored a sixth round knockout over Manuel Vides (18-5, 11 KOs). Barrios put him away with a straight right followed with a left hook on the button.