The War at the Forge II - Yorgey v Kennedy
"Lightning" Harry Joe Yorgey (27-2-1) and Julius "Relentless" Kennedy picked up where they left off from their 1st bout on 4/19/13 LIVE on GFL.tv (Rewatch anytime OnDemand). In their first bout many believe Yorgey was lucky to receive a split decision victory in their 8 round affair. In which Yorgey came from behind on the judges scorecards in the early rounds.
This time Yorgey started off early, which was the complete opposite of their first encounter. Yorgey was able to dominate the first 3 rounds until Kennedy found his stride. The two battled back and forth in some very close rounds. Rounds 6-9 were dominated by Kennedy, who was clearly refusing to play the opponent. Finally the 10th and what was the fight deciding round was dominated by Yorgey.
The judges scored the fight 95-95 & 96-94 x 2 for your winner Harry Joe Yorgey via Majority Decision. With this win, Yorgey hopes to be catapulted into the World stage for one last hurrah before the 35 year old calls it a career.
Tevin "American Idol" Farmer (11-4-1) has his coming out party LIVE WORLDWIDE on GFL.tv during an 8 round war with Victor Vasquez (16-7-1). Farmer had the edge throughout the fight with his speed and accuracy. Vasquez wasn't wilting to the talented Farmer and try to make a run in rounds 6 and 7 but Farmer proved to be too much for the battle tested Vasquez. In the 8th and final round, Farmer shook Vasquez and landed a series of brutal blows on Vasquez who appeared to be fighting back the entire time until the ref called a halt to the action at the 1:58 mark of round 8 for your winner Tevin Farmer!
The only thing more exciting than Khalib "Bigfoot" Whitmore's (1-0) ring walk was his pro debut against Lenny Capers (1-1) in front of a WORLDWIDE audience on GFL.tv. The Nazim Richardson trained prospects proved why he has received much praise from his esteemed trainer. From bell to bell Whitmore dominated from pillar to post. Whitmore hurt Capers in the 1st leaving Caper reluctant to take any chances. At the final bell the judges scored the fight 40-36 across the board in favor of Khalib "Bigfoot" Whitmore!
Former Amateur standout Damon Allen (2-0) took on the gritty veteran Travis Thompson (4-10-2). Damon, who is highly touted in the pro game, showed why by controlling the crafty Thompson through the course of the four rounds. "Baby Dame" often countered the "Animal" with ease throughout the fight. Thompson's best moments were 2 right hands landed in the fourth and final round. The judges scored the fight 40-36 & 39-37 x 2 in favor of Damon Allen!
Also on the card Frank Santos De Alba (8-1-2) scored a 6 round Unanimous Decision over Jamell Tyson (3-10-2). Karmarah Parsley (6-6) scored a mild upset over Jeremy Stauffer (7-3-2) winning a 6 round Majority Decision. Todd Unthank-May (7-0) stayed undefeated by dominating Michael Wilmer (4-6) en route to a 6 round Unanimous Decision. Rising Jr. Middleweight prospect Javontae Starks (7-0) defeated a very tough George Sosa (7-4) via 6 round Unanimous Decision. Finally, Antonio Dubose won his pro debut via 4 round Unanimous Decision against fellow pro debut'r John Portillo.
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