Nuwan Jayakody has stopped Frankie Garriga in the first round. Jayakody dropped Garriga with a vicious left hook. Jayakody pressured Garriga until Garriga turned to the side and quit the bout. Garriga later complained of a hurt jaw.
(Photos by Juan Marshall)
The bout was stopped at 2:09.
Jayakody is now 2-3-1, two KO's. Garriga is now 0-1-2.
We are in intermission. Demond Nicholson is next against the debuting Ayei Lama of Silver Spring, MD by way of the Congo.