Devar Ferhadi used a multitude of crushing body shots to defeat Jess Noriega.
Noriega started very strong and pressured Ferhadi with hard punches to the head. However, Ferhadi went to his bread and butter, the body shot and that turned things completely in his favor.
Noriega fought back valiantly but Ferhadi's body attack set up nice combinations to the head. At the end of the third round, the Noriega corner retired.
Ferhadi is now 4-0, three KO's. Noriega falls to 3-12, three KO's.
Next up: Seth "Killer B" Billups of Ashburn, VA (4-0, three KO's) battles Sean Lockhart of Columbia, MD (5-24-2, two KO's). Four rounds, junior welterweights.