(DEC 12) Last night at the
Estadio Centenario, Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, Katy Guiterrez
stopped her opponent by KO in the fourth round of a 10-round
bout. The two were fighting for the IBF Strawweight belt. Also,
Maureen Shea won a 10-round Maj. dec. over Diana Ayala.
At home before her people,
Mochis's own Gutiérrez made a statement knocking out Gretchen
Abaniel to defend her IBF Mini-flyweight for the fourth time on
HG Boxing's show featuring three world titles.
According to HG Boxing they said
the following: "At the start of the fight, Abaniel tried
to surprise the local fighter throwing some quick combinations
to the head, but it wasn't effective as Katy stopped the attack
with effective counter punching. The fight was pretty even and
competitive until the fourth round, when Abaniel was putting
pressure on Katy and then got caught by a counter right hook to
the chin which made her taste the canvas and left her in bad
shape. Abaniel tried to recover with no luck as Katy took
the chance she was given and overwhelmed "Chen Chen" to get the
technical stoppage, as referee Jesus Salcedo stopped the barrage
of punches. With this victory Katy retained her belt and
proved she is without a doubt a true champion."
In another female bout Maureen Shea defeated Diana
Ayala by a 10-round majority decision, 99-91, 96-94, and 95-95.
Shea won the WBC Featherweight world title belt.
According to HG Boxing, they
stated the following: "From the start of the fight, Shea
Carranza showed her superiority attacking with great
combinations to the head and the body of the South american, who
valiantly resisted the attacks and tried to respond with