THE BOXINGTALK SCOREBOARD: VENTER DENTS COX'S CHIN
Danie Venter KO1 Shawn Cox... South African veteran Danie Venter defeated Shawn “The Sniper” Cox from Barbados in a cruiserweight fight held Saturday night in Pretoria, South Africa. Venter destroyed Cox in just over a minute of fighting. Venter, a 2000 Olympian, knocked Cox down early and didn’t waste any time following up to finish the fight. Venter, 21-6, beat Cox even quicker than murderous punching Denis Lebedev, who needed two rounds to dispose of Cox, 17-3, last year.
Daniel Bruwer KO8 Sofiane Sebihi... In the Pretoria co-feature, South Africa cruiserweight champion Daniel Bruwer improved to 24-5-1 by defeating Algeria's Sofiane Sebihi, 20-5. After a few knockdowns that helped wear down Sebihi, the stronger Bruwer eventually finished the job in style by knocking his man out in round eight.
Kevin Lerena TKO2 Ibrahim Labaran ... On the same card, another cruiserweight, Kevin Lerena stopped Ghanaian and West African Champion Ibrahim Labaran in the second round. Lerena, just 21 years old, is 8-0. Labaran heads back Ghana with his record at 10-3. He had run off ten straight victories. source for all results: wbf