Found February 22, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules: Yardbarker Blogger Network
PLAYERS: Lamont Peterson
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- I'm here at the Armory, where I usually come to watch the ladies roller derby each other, but now will be seeing men knock each other down. The undercard is not very much to speak of, but it started off well enough. We'll see if that holds. Come back for regular updates leading up to the ESPN2 Friday Night Fights main event -- they'll go in chronological order until then... ********** A six-round featherweight bout kicked things off in sizzling fashion (ring announcer Henry Jones said it was a four round bout, then said it had been "upgraded," but by my reading on BoxRec it had always been a six rounder, and the bout sheet said that's what it was too). I thought the underdog, 2-9 DeWayne Wisdom deserved the decision, but the judges saw it wide for Raul Lopez instead -- 59-55 twice, 58-56 once. Wisdom had what looked like two knockdowns to me in the 1st round, but the ref didn't count them as such, and Lopez walked back to h...
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