Suitland, MD cruiserweight Venroy "Hardwork" July has won a six-round unanimous decision over Sevdail Sherifi of Buchs, Switzerland tonight at Resorts International in Atlantic City, NJ.
According to long-time boxing writer Jack Obermayer, both men were cut because of an accidental headbutt. Obermayer also says July clearly won the bout. The judge's scores were 59-55 and 58-56 (twice)
July has won three straight since suffering his only pro loss in February of 2013 and his record is now 16-1-2, six KO's. Sherifi falls to 9-3-3, eight KO's.