Laurel, MD middleweight Demond "D Best At It" Nicholson scored a fifth-round TKO over German Perez of Mexico tonight at the Stadium Holiday Inn in Philadelphia, PA.
According to Fightnews.com's John DiSanto, Nicholson dropped Perez in the fifth round with a left hook. Perez got up but referee Benji Esteves stopped the contest at 2:33.
Nicholson is now 13-1, 13 KO's while Perez falls to 11-2-3, three KO's.
Also on this card, Haymarket, VA junior welterweight Juan "The Savior" Rodriguez lost by fourth-round knockout to undefeated Miguel Cruz of Lake Mary, FL. Cruz stopped Rodriguez with a flurry of punches followed by a right hand at 2:04. Rodriguez falls to 6-3-1, five KO's while Cruz is 9-0, eight KO's.