18-year-old featherweight sensation, “The Battle Machine” DJ Zamora III (4-0, 3 KOs), was spectacular in his USA debut, scoring a third-round TKO towards Brandon Trout, an MMA fighter, who was making his professional debut in boxing. The occasion happened on the Outlaw Saloon in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and was promoted by Pound 4 Pound Promotions.
Zamora, who’s managed by Bob Santos, confirmed nice ring generalship as he dictated the tempo of the combat from the opening spherical. Trout, a southpaw, did his greatest to use stress however was denied as Zamora saved his distance with an informed jab. In spherical three, Zamora, who can be a southpaw, caught Trout with a dangerous proper hook that shocked him. Zamora noticed that Trout was damage and unloaded a flurry of punches, forcing the referee to cease the bout within the third spherical.
“It felt nice to make my USA debut towards a tricky opponent like Trout,” stated Zamora III, who’s educated by his dad, Demler Zamora II. “I’m completely satisfied that I used to be capable of get some good rounds in. My first three fights have been in Mexico, so it was good to combat in my dwelling nation. I’m able to take my profession to the subsequent degree.”
“My son confirmed quite a lot of maturity on this combat,” said Demler Zamora II, father and coach of DJ III. “Trout was not a simple combat. This child was in nice form and he was coming. I used to be happy that DJ saved his composure when Trout was coming in aggressive. My son caught to the sport plan and caught him with a pleasant verify hook, and completed him off like a real professional.”
“DJ is a really expert fighter with an amazing quantity of expertise.” Bob Santos stated. “You by no means know what you bought in a fighter till he steps up towards powerful opposition. This was a great check to see the place he’s at and he handed with flying colours. My subsequent transfer for him is to get him a possibility on a PBC card. I’m hoping he can combat 4 extra occasions by the top of the 12 months.”
The Barrientes Twins, Chavez and Angel, in addition to tremendous middleweight Angel Chavez, who had been scheduled to combat on this card, had their fights canceled on account of their opponents coming in ten kilos chubby. Angel Chavez’ opponent by no means confirmed up.