Mendoza retains title vs Melindo; Ocampo stops Flores (photos)

Zanfer 31/05/2015

IBF flyweight champion Javier ‘Cobra’ Mendoza retained his title against Filipino Milan Melindo in a technical decision. Referee Gerard White was forced to stop the fight at 2:39 of the sixth assault following an accidental head butt. The cards read 60-52 twice and 59-53 in favour of the title holder.

On the undercard, Carlos Ocampo defeated rival Cruz Flores of Durango by TKO in the 4th at 00:31 seconds. Ocampo dropped him in the 3rd with a hook to the liver before the bell saved Flores until the next round.