ESPN2 Friday Night Fights Results
Ivan Popoca vs. Ruslan Provodnikov
April 15, 2011
Pechanga Resort & Casino
Lightweight Bout (10 Rds)
Marvin Quintero (22-3, 18 KO) wins by TKO at :12 of the third round over Juan Santiago (13-7-1, 8 KOs)
Light Heavyweight Bout (4 Rds)
Mike Gavronski (2-0-1, 2 KOs) and Tyrell Hendrix (5-1-2, 2 KOs) battled to a majority draw - Judges
scored the bout 40-36 Hendrix, 38-38, 38-38 a majority draw. In the first round, Hendrix downed from an
accumulation of punches (with the most damage from a straight right) - up at the count of four. The fight
continued and after a brief exchange, Gavronski downed with a straight right (up right away).
Jr. Welterweight Bout (10 Rds)
Ruslan Provodnikov (19-1, 13 KOs) wins by TKO at 2:16 of the 8th rd over Ivan Popoca (15-1-1, 10 KOs)
In the eighth round, Popoca downed with an overhand right (up at the count of three). The fight resumed and
Provodnikov swarmed Popoca, pinning him against the ropes and landing numerous punches to the point
where the ref had to step in and stop the bout.