Cabrera Mioletti stays undefeated, beats Pierce at Battle at the Boat 116

Cabrera Mioletti stays undefeated, beats Pierce at Battle at the Boat 116

Giovanni Cabrera-Mioletti is making a habit out of handing fighters their first career defeat.. Junior lightweight Cabrera-Mioletti improved to 12-0 by beating previously unbeaten Elijah Pierce by unanimous decision in the main event of Battle at the Boat 116 on Saturday at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Washington.

Cabrera-Mioletti, who knocked Pierce down at the end of the first round, appeared as the 97-92, 97-92, 100-89 winner on the judge’s scorecard.. It was Cabrera-Mioletti’s second consecutive win over an undefeated fighter and the fourth time over his last six fights he accomplished the feat. Pierce fell to 8-1-0 with the loss.

While Pierce suffered his first career setback two fighters on the undercard – Steven Villalobos and Cris Reyes – both remained undefeated. Villalobos improved his record to 8-0-1 after beating Jose Leon (6-3-1) by first-round TKO (2:47) in their 152-pound feature bout.

It marked the seventh career KO for Villalobos. Reyes (3-0-0, 2 KOs) also notched his win via TKO, defeating a debuting Bryce Gonzales in the second round (1:21) of their 139-pound contest. A.J. Weber (1-0-0, KO) kicked off the show by knocking out Brent Knopp 1:19 into the first round of the 215-pound bout. Also on the undercard, Jorge Linares (4-1-0, 3 KOs) defeated Antonio Neal (4-9-0, 3 KOs) by unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46) and Sebastian Baltazar (1-1-0) beat Isaiah Nejera (3-4-0).

Battle at the Boat 116 results

10 Round Main Event

Giovanni Cabrera-Mioletti (12-0-0, 3 KOs) d. Elijah Pierce (8-1-0, 7 KOs), unanimous devision (97-92, 97-92, 100-89)

5 Round Semi-Main Event

152-pounds – Steven Villalobos (8-0-1, 7 KOs) d. Jose Leon (6-3-1, 5 KOs), TKO, 1sr round (2:47)

Undercard Bouts

112-pounds – Sebastian Baltazar (1-1-0) d. Isaiah Najera (3-4-1, KO), split decision (38-37, 37-38, 38-37)

140-pounds: Jorge Linares d. Antonio Neal, unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46)

139-pounds: Cris Reyes (3-0-0, 3 KOs) d. Bryce Gonzales (0-1-0), TKO, 2nd round (1:21)

215-pounds: AJ Weber (1-0-0, KO) d. Brent Knopp (0-1-0), TKO, 1st round (1:19)

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Daxx Khan has been a regular member of the Talkin Boxing with Billy C TV & Radio Show since 2011, throughout his over two decades involved with the sport of boxing he has owned his own gym, currently is a Coach with "Newburgh Hook Elite Boxing", has covered over 175 world title fights across the globe, worked for two sanctioning body organizations, written for multiple major sporting news outlets. The first world title fight he covered was in 1991 while still attending NYU when he accompanied boxing media Icon Bert Sugar to the "Terrible" Terry Norris versus "Sugar" Ray Leonard WBC Super Welterweight title fight which Norris won by wide unanimous decision. Daxx is also former USA Boxing Coach and representative for "The World Boxing Federation".

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