The Peterson Brothers scored solid knockout victories tonight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.
IBF Junior Welterweight champion Lamont Peterson made a successful defense of his crown with a 10th round TKO of Edgar Santana of Harlem, NY. Peterson was very solid throughout the contest, doing a great job of going to the body. Eventually, Peterson broke Santana down to where the bout was stopped at 2:48.
Peterson is now 33-2-1, 17 KO's while Santana drops to 29-5, 20 KO's.
Earlier tonight, Anthony Peterson scored a wicked first-round knockout of Mexican Edgar Riovalle. Peterson dropped Riovalle with a crushing right hand with about 30 seconds to go in the round. Riovalle could not beat the 10-count and the bout was over at 2:41.
Peterson is now 34-1, 22 KO's while Riovalle falls to 37-19-2, 26 KO's.