Mark Magsayo knockout on Julio Ceja, video, highlights stay updates, full card, outcomes

Filipino Mark Magsayo launched himself to Sin Metropolis in wild style on Sunday with a surprising tenth spherical knockout of Julio Ceja of their bruising WBC featherweight title eliminator.

The undefeated Magsayo dropped Ceja within the first spherical with a monstrous left hook, earlier than the Mexican fought his approach again into the combat and dropped Magsayo within the fifth.

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However simply when it appeared like Ceja had taken management, Magsayo, Pacquiao’s protege and as a eight-year-old was promoting ice-creams to outlive, discovered a second wind; an enormous proper hand within the tenth placing Ceja out towards the ropes, earlier than Magsayo landed another to place his rival on the canvas.

“He’s out,” Joe Goossen reacted in commentary.

“What a shot. This combat is over. What an incredible, nice comeback win, nice knockout. He went down onerous. He’s nonetheless out.

“It’s exhilarating on one aspect, horrifying on one other. Ceja was simply knocked out chilly and that’s the best way this enterprise rolls.”

On the time of the knockout, Magsayo was dropping all three judges’ scorecards: 87-82, 86-83, 86-83.

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Ceja, who at a stage appeared to be reducing Magsayo in half, was immobile for some time earlier than regaining consciousness. He’ll head to hospital after being helped out of the ring.

Magsayo did a flip to have fun his twenty third straight skilled win and sixteenth knockout. It was Ceja’s second defeat from 33 skilled fights, which included 28 KOs


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Victor Ortiz vs. Robert Guerrero — 10 rounds — welterweight

Mark Magsayo def. Julio Ceja — by way of tenth spherical KO — WBC featherweight title eliminator

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