Escalante Wins By Third Round TKO!
POSTED: Friday, August 6, 2010 - 9:43pm
UPDATED: Saturday, August 7, 2010 - 4:55pm
Friday, August 6: El Paso's Antonio Escalante defeated Los Mochis, Mexico's Edel Ruiz by third round knockout tonight in the Haskins Center. Escalante, the #2 ranked WBA and WBC Featherweight contender, improves to 24-2, with 15 knockouts. Escalante came in hard in the third round, hit Ruiz hard in the body, causing Ruiz to fall to the floor. Ruiz put his head on the mat, then stood up and his corner called the fight.