Ormocanon Retains retains IBF light flyweight title

Ormocanon Retains retains IBF light flyweight title

Casimero (19-2, 11 knockouts), of Ormoc City, Philippines, dropped Salguero (18-5-1, 13 KOs) in rounds eight, nine and 11, before the referee waved the fight to a stop. Johnriel Casimero retained his International Boxing Federation (IBF) light-flyweight title with an explosive 11th round technical knockout of tough Mexican Felipe Salguero Saturday night at the Makati Coliseum.

The 23-year-old Casimero, the Ormoc Pride, knocked down his opponent twice in the eight and night rounds. He also floored Salguero again in the 11th with a barrage of punches prompting the referee to stop the fight so save Salguero from further punishment.

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