Nikita Ababiy now has long past three straight fights with out scoring a knockout.
The 22-year-old middleweight prospect topped Brandon Maddox with the aid of unanimous decision of their six-round, 162-pound bout Friday night in Hollywood, Florida. Judges Fredrick Fluty, Alexander Levin and James O’Connor scored their combat the same, 59-fifty five for Brooklyn’s Ababiy, on the Daniel Jacobs-Gabe Rosado undercard at Seminole complicated Rock hotel & on line casino.
Ababiy upped his list to 10-0 (6 KOs).
Detroit’s Maddox, 34, slipped to 0-four-1 in his past 5 fights. Maddox (7-4-1, 5 KOs) has been knocked out twice, however he took Ababiy’s top-rated pictures smartly Friday nighttime.
Maddox landed a appropriate hand about 20 seconds into the sixth round. Ababiy and Maddox, though each drained, traded punches for the remainder of their six-rounder.
Maddox drilled Ababiy with a brief, left hand internal on the midway aspect of the fifth circular. Maddox then landed a sweeping appropriate hand with just under 45 seconds to move within the fifth.
Ababiy landed an exceptionally low blow 30 seconds into the fourth round, which brought about a brief ruin in the motion. Gentile warned Ababiy for fouling Maddox.
Maddox and Ababiy traded flush correct palms later within the fourth round.
Maddox gave the impression fatigued within the third round, when Ababiy turned into tons extra energetic and correct.
Ababiy belted Maddox with a appropriate hand forty seconds into the 2nd circular. Maddox and Ababiy traded tough body photographs right through the center minute of the 2d circular, however Ababiy took handle of that circular by way of landing a couple of flush correct arms up good within the ultimate minute of it.
Ababiy and Maddox traded jabs for an awful lot of the hole minute of their fight. Ababiy landed a brief, left hand with just below a minute to head in the first circular, however Maddox linked with two appropriate palms soon thereafter that bloodied Ababiy’s nostril.
Keith Idec is a senior creator/columnist for BoxingScene.com. He can be reached on Twitter @Idecboxing.