Tostado edges Vidal in Tampa
Bantamweight Antonio “El Tostado” Tostado (13-1, 6 KOs) won a ten round majority decision over Jonathan “Pitbull” Vidal (17-2, 9 KOs) to claim the vacant WBO Latin bantamweight title on Friday night at the A La Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa, Florida. Both fighters had their moments, but in the end it was Tostado who won by scores 96-94, 96-94, 95-95.
In the co-feature, lightweight Luis “El Artesano” Cruz (21-2, 16 KOs) won a six round unanimous decision over veteran Carlos “El Guerrero” Velazquez (21-19-1, 11 KOs).
Tampa’s LeJea Bolden,Jr. (1-0) wins his pro debut against tough Celiel Castillo (0-2) from San Juan,PR. with a Majority decision on the undercard of Boxeo Telemundo Presented by All Star Boxing,Inc. The Judges scores 39-37 twice & 38-38