Edgar Sosa stopped Roilo Gomez 2 minutes 30 seconds into the seventh round
Krasniqi leaves it late
Robin Krasniqi had to work for almost the full 12 rounds before he stopped Hakim Zoulikha in Germany at the weekend.
Krasniqi retained his WBO European light-heavyweight title when the fight in Magdeburg ended five seconds before the scheduled final bell.
The champion improved his record to 37-2, with 13 knockouts. Hakim’s dropped to 16-3; 8.
Krasniqi, ranked No 6 by the WBO forced the referee to intervene by landing a series of blows after setting his opponent up with a big right to the head.
Earlier, light-heavyweight Denis Simcic beat Tomas Adamek on points over ten rounds to improve to 27-1; 14. Adamek, now 17-6-1; 7, is a namesake of the two-division Polish champion.
In Mexico City, Edgar Sosa stopped Roilo Gomez 2 minutes 30 seconds into the seventh round of their light-flyweight bout.
The former champion, whose record now stands at 44-7; 27, was fighting for the first time since losing to WBC champion Pongsaklek Wonjongkam in October last year.
Gomez dropped to 13-8, with 5 stoppage wins.
In Hollywood, Florida, featherweights Jesus Rojas (18-1-1; 13) and Jose Luis Araiza (29-5-1; 20) settled for a majority draw over eight rounds. The scores were 77-75 for Araiza and 76-76 on the other two cards.
On the same bill, featherweight Claudio Marero improved to 10-0; 9 when he stopped Francis Ruiz (9-6; 4) at 1:18 of the second round.
In Indio, California, lightweight Luis Ramos Jr moved his record to 21-0; 9 when he won by unanimous decision over ten rounds against Raymundo Beltran (25-6; 17). The scores were 97-93 on two cards and 96-94.
In a match between unbeaten lightweights, Omar Figueroa (14-0-1; 11) stopped Michael Perez (now 15-1-1; 9) in the seventh round.
In Key West, Florida, super-middleweight Dyah Davis (21-2-1; 9) beat Alfonso Lopez (22-2; 17) on points over ten rounds. The scores were 100-90 on two cards and 99-91.
Junior middleweight Denis Douglin (14-1; 8) won on a split decision over eight rounds against Steven Martinez (11-1; 9.)
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