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Mexican boxer ends up in hospital after receiving knockout

MEXICO CITY, October 17 (EL UNIVERSAL) .- Mexican boxer Moisés "Moy" Fuentes was taken to the hospital to undergo surgery, after being knocked out


MEXICO CITY, October 17 (EL UNIVERSAL) .- Mexican boxer Moisés “Moy” Fuentes was taken to the hospital to undergo surgery, after being knocked out by David “General” Cuéllar in a function held in Cancun, Quintana Roo.

According to the specialized site Boxing Scene, the operation would be carried out at 7:00 this Sunday.

Fuentes remained immobile in the ring after receiving a strong hook from his opponent, which sent him to the canvas, in the sixth round.

The fight was dominated from the start by Cuellar (19 years old), over Fuentes, 36, who had not fought since September 2018, when he was defeated by knockout in the first round. It is on his resume that he was a two-time world champion.

In the fight they disputed the youth title of bantamweight recognized by the World Boxing Council.

From two rounds ago, the dominance of Cuellar, who put his mark in 20 bouts won, thirteen by knockout, was reportedly evident and it was advised that the bout be stopped.