Alvarado, Korobov win in comeback fight
“Mile High” Mike Alvarado (36-4, 24 KOs) defeated Josh Torres (15-5-2, 7 KOs) by a closemajority decision on Saturday night at the Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas. In a very even fight that saw Torres win a lot of early rounds with Alvarado coming on late the judges favored Alvarado with the scores of 76-76, 78-74, 77-75.
The co-main event saw Matt Korobov (26-1, 13 KOs) score a unanimous decision over tough veteran Bryan Vera (23-11, 14 KOs) in an eight round middleweight clash. Korobov dropped Vera twice in the first round, but was unable to get the tricky vet out of their as he he had to be content with a decision victory. The scores were 78-70 , 79-69 x2.
Super featherweight Erick De Leon (13-0, 7KO) stopped Carlos Valcarcel (14-8-4, 5KO) after being dropped three times the corner threw in the towel as De Leon won via sixth round TKO.