Salido halts Kokietgym, Mendoz picks up vacant IBF strap (photos)

Phil Jay 21/09/2014

Mexican former featherweight world champion Orlando Salido is in line for another world title shot, this time at super-featherweight after stopping Terdsak Kokietgym in eleven rounds.

The 33 year-old built on his impressive win over Vasyl Lomachenko by taking out the experienced Thai fighter late and pushing his record to 42-12-2.

Also on the card, Javier Mendoz picked up the vacant IBF light-flyweight title with a decisive points win over Ramon Hirales.


Orlando Salido TKO11 Terdsak Kokietgym
(interim WBO super-featherweight title)

Javier Mendoz UD12 Ramón García Hirales
(vacant IBF light-flyweight title)

Alejandro González UD8 Alem Robles
Angel Rodriguez UD8 Edgar Ramirez
Elvis Torres TKO2 José Pech
Cristian González TKO1 Santos Rosales
Pedro Durán UD4 Daniel Ahumada
Maximino Flores TKO2 Erick Jiménez

Pictures by Zanfer