Moshea Aleem and Martez Jackson battled to a four-round draw in our opening contest here at the DC Armory.
Aleem, in his first bout in more than two years, got off to a slow start as Jackson landed good left hooks. Aleem came back and landed solid shots at times throughout the bout. All three judges scored the bout a draw, 38-38.
Aleem is now 4-0-1, two KO's. Jackson is now 2-0-2, one KO.
Next up: The pro debut of Keegan "Sandman" Grove of Frederick, MD. Grove will battle Anthony Napunyi of Canal Point, FL by way of Kenya. Four rounds, lightweights.