On Saturday, Oct. 13, Top Rank traveled to the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Neb., for Crawford vs. Benavidez Jr.

In the evening’s main event, undefeated three-division boxing world champion Terence Crawford looked to remain unblemished when he defended his WBO world welterweight title against undefeated prospect Jose Benavidez Jr., who had won all 27 of his professional bouts. Crawford enters the bout currently ranked as the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world.

Also, Carlos Adames took on Joshua Conley for the vacant NABF super welterweight title.

The event aired live at 8:30 p.m. ET on ESPN and RPC Channel 4 (Panama).

Terence Crawford def. Jose Benavidez Jr. by TKO. Round 12 – WBO world welterweight title
Shakur Stevenson def. Viorel Simion by TKO. Round 1
Carlos Adames def. Joshua Conley by TKO. Round 2
Mikaela Mayer def. Vanessa Bradford by unanimous decision
Mike Alvarado def. Robbie Cannon by TKO. Round 2
Ismail Muwendo def. Andre Wilson by unanimous decision

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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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