Silver Spring, MD light heavyweight George "El Gallo" Armenta has been stopped in the third round by undefeated Seanie Monaghan of Long Beach, NY tonight at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City.
Monaghan was dominant throughout the contest, dropping Armenta with an overhand right hand at the end of the second round. In the third, Monaghan continued his work capping his performance with a crushing straight right hand that put Armenta down for the final time. Armenta could not beat referee Earl Brown's count and the bout was stopped at 2:25 of the third.
Armenta suffered his third straight loss and sixth in his last seven fights. Armenta's record is now 14-10, 11 KO's. Monaghan is now 15-0, 10 KO's.