(NOV 22) In a highly anticipated
fight featuring Layla "Amazing" McCarter, 133, vs. Melissa
"Huracan" Hernandez, 135, that took place last night at the
Orleans Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada, did not
In what turned out to be an exciting
toe-to-toe eight rounder in the main event between these two,
McCarter won the by a unanimous decision. Final judges
scores were 80-72, 80-72, and 79-73.
The first time the two fought,
McCarter won because Hernandez failed to come out for the 9th
rounds. McCarter won the GBU Lightweight title---in their
second fight, in an eight-rounder, A few months later they had a
rematch once again with the GBU World lightweight title on the
line. that time around, McCarter lost a Majority Decision.
A special thanks to Las Vegas
Photographer Mary Ann Owen who covered this fight last night,
and provided the photos of the bout.