Hyun Mi Choi continued to combat in exciting fashion Friday night, however she completely deserted protection all over her debut in the united states.
South Korea’s Choi became so positive offensively, despite the fact, she soundly defeated Calista Silgado and retained her WBA tremendous featherweight title in their 10-circular, one hundred thirty-pound title fight in Hollywood, Florida. Judges Fernando Barbosa (97-ninety three), Fred Fluty (99-91) and Carlos Sucre (98-ninety two) each and every scored their combat for Choi by using extensive distances on the Gennadiy Golovkin-Kamil Szeremeta undercard at Seminole difficult Rock resort & casino.
Choi, 30, remained undefeated (18-0-1, 4 KOs). Colombia’s Silgado, 32, slipped to 19-12-three (14 KOs).
Silgado unloaded a right hand that blasted Choi barely 30 seconds into the tenth circular. They traded hard shots within the last minute of their combat
A left hook through Silgado landed flush simply before the ninth circular concluded. Choi turned into extra lively and accurate in that circular, but once again fought poorly defensively.
Silgado caught Choi with a appropriate uppercut late within the eighth circular. Choi persevered urgent the action in that circular, but she became reckless at times and ate punches unnecessarily.
Silgado drilled Choi with a right hand with forty five seconds to go in the seventh round, however Choi just saved coming forward. She made Silgado reset her feet after landing her own right hand 15 seconds later.
Silgado and Choi unloaded power punches on every different within the opening minute of the sixth circular.
A right hand by using Choi backed up Silgado with forty five seconds left within the fourth circular.
Choi caught Silgado with a left hook and a right hand in the third circular. Silgado came lower back to land a left hook and a appropriate hand of her own to exhibit she nonetheless turned into within the combat later in the third.
Choi damage Silgado with a body shot forty seconds into the 2d round. The champion attempted to comply with up and finish off her prone opponent, but the two-minute circular oddly ended after one minute.
Choi rocked Silgado with a correct hand that knocked her off stability a minute into the opening round. Choi related with several different overhand rights in a one-sided first round.
Keith Idec is a senior author/columnist for BoxingScene.com. He will also be reached on Twitter @Idecboxing.