In an excellent light-weight conflict between two former world champions, artful Jose “Sniper” Pedraza (29-4-1, 14 KOs) and power-punching Richard “RC” Commey (30-4-1, 27 KOs) battled to a ten spherical cut up draw on Saturday night time at Arduous Rock Lodge & On line casino in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Shut struggle till Pedraza seemingly pulled away late. Commey was hampered from a lower over his left eye suffered in spherical six. Scores have been 97-93 Pedraza, 96-94 Commey, 95-95.
Jose Pedraza: “Though my eye was infected, we understood that it was accomplished as a result of he has a great proper hand. Your entire night time, the entire level was to neutralize that proper hand. Even if it was infected, I used to be in a position to do this.”[on rounds 9 and 10] “I landed an ideal physique shot. I felt that I harm him, and that gave me the inspiration to maintain going after him. I really consider these have been the rounds that gave me the victory tonight, regardless of what the scorecards say.”
“I’ve by no means turned down a struggle, and I’m not going to start out now. No matter High Rank desires for me. In the event that they demand a rematch, I’m prepared to present Richard Commey a rematch as a result of he deserves it and I’ve the utmost respect for him. Finally, my purpose is to win a world title as soon as once more. No matter I’ve to do, that’s what I’m prepared to do.
Richard Commey: “It’s a draw. Clearly, I’ve to return dwelling and see my individuals. I really like my individuals, and I gotta return there, do what I gotta do.”