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Date: Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Location: Hotel caribe Hilton, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Wt Class / Title Fights Result Rnd
Super Bantam / WBO Women’s World Amanda Serrano (W)

Alexandra Lazar

TKO RD 1 of 10  @:44
Super Feather/ WBO Int’l Jose Lopez (W)

Edgar Lopez Sasso

KO RD 2 of 10 @:16
Welter Derrieck Cuevas (W)

Zsigmond Vass

KO RD 1 of 8 @1:41
Super Light Jean Carlos Torres (W)

Johnathan Cruz

TKO RD 1 of 6 @2:49