Luis Ortiz and Alexander Flores squared off at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, CA on Saturday, November 7 (Sunday, November 8 in Australia). The pair headlined the PBC boxing all-heavyweight fight card live on FOX.
The scheduled for ten rounds bout ended early. It was all over in just 45 seconds into the very first round.
41-year-old southpaw Ortiz dropped 30-year-old Flores with a powerful right body shot and that was it. You can watch the video of knockout below.
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With the win Luis Ortiz updates his record to 32-2, 2 NC, 27 KOs. He also rebounds from the defeat suffered in his previous bout a year ago, when he was stopped by then WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in Round 7.
Prior to that Ortiz scored three wins in a row, including a unanimous decision against Christian Hammer and a pair of stoppages against Travis Kauffman and Razvan Cojanu in Round 10 and 2, respectively.
Alexander Flores drops to 18-3-1, 16 KOs. In his previous outing a year ago to the day he stopped Mario Heredia in Round 6.
The full results from Ortiz vs Flores card can be found here.