Mayweather v Maidana undercard: Early wins for Ogogo, Theophane and Gavril

British fighters Anthony Ogogo and Ashley Theophane made successful appearances on the Floyd Mayeather v Marcos Maidana bill at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas as both halted there respective opponents in the early rounds.

Ogogo, making his Las Vegas debut, defeated Jonel Tapia in three rounds, whilst Theophane overcame Angino Perez in the fourth to claim a first win in his second contest on a Mayweather undercard.

Romanian-born Ronald Gavril also got in on the stoppage action as he triumphed in three rounds against Tyrell Hendrix – to improve his record to 9-0 with a seventh career knockout.

Earlier, prospects Lanell Bellows, Andrew Tabiti and Ladarius Miller came through their bouts without having to go the distance as they pushed their records to 7-1-1, 6-0 and 2-0 in impressive fashion.

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