Daniel Dubois (18-1, 17 KOs) ended the two-year reign of WBA Secondary Heavyweight Champion Trevor Bryan (22-1, 15 KOs), stopping him within the fourth spherical at On line casino Miami Jai-Alai on Saturday evening.
Within the fourth spherical, 24-year-old Dubois pollacked 32-year-old Bryant, pushing him down like a heavy tree. The stoppage time was 1:58 of the fourth.
With this win, Dubois is now the WBA ‘Common’ Heavyweight Champion. Hopefully, he can use the belt to ultimately combat major WBA champion Oleksandr Usyk, when the World Boxing Federation consolidates the titles at heavyweight.
Undercard End result:
tremendous middleweight prospect Luis Rodriguez (9-0, 9 KO) Destroyed Ryan Adams (8-6-1, 6 KOs) by knockout within the third spherical. Rodriguez dropped Adams twice to get stoppage. The competitors was halted at 2:26 pm of the third.
undefeated light-welterweight prospect renel maderos (7-0, 1 KO) Destroyed Ryan Wilson (1-1, 1 KO) by knockout of the second spherical. Maderos knocked Wilson down twice, inflicting the referee to cease the competition at 1:20 of the second spherical.
welterweight Trey Sean Wiggins (14-5-3, 8 KO) broke Travis Castellon (17-5-1, 12KO), knocked him out within the first spherical of a complete mismatch. Wiggins knocked Castellon down a number of occasions earlier than the bout was halted at 2:07 of the spherical.
middleweight Ian Inexperienced (16-2, 11 KO) defeated Anthony Lenko (17-9, 7 KOs) by 10-round unanimous resolution to seize the WBA Continental Americas Strap. The judges scored it 99-91, 98-92 and 98-92.
Regardless of 32-year-old Brian being the Heavyweight Champion of America, he’s not well-known to American boxing followers. If he has upsets in opposition to DuBois tonight, it ought to assist his reputation.
“The primary time he received some actual opposition, he received down on his knees like a bit woman. He left,” Trevor Bryan advised BT Sport Boxing, speaking about Daniel Dubois’s loss to Joe Joyce in 2020.
“I hold telling people who I am the actual heavyweight champion and the actual fighter,” Bryan stated. “Earlier than I go away, I will knock on my protect, and that is how you need to go on this sport. No different approach.”
“We don’t wave any white flag. We do not wave flags right here. It’s important to knock me all the way down to take what’s mine, and that is precisely what he got here to do. He got here all the best way throughout the pond. I commend him for this. I will deal with him like a hostile enemy.
“I will get him out. It will not be sooner. It could be late, however consider you greatest, he’ll contact that canvas, he’ll style it.”
“All legends can punch, however what are you able to do when somebody takes away your greatest punch? It is going to be an extended evening. I’ve all that. I’ve all the abilities to make it an extended evening for the man, and he’ll see why he is up there with a top-level champion.
“Lots of people discuss so much about Trevor Bryan. ‘He seems like this and he seems like this,’ however the one factor I by no means heard him discuss was my abilities.
“Though I used to be heavy in my previous few matches, they by no means talked about my abilities. ‘Trevor Bryan cannot throw this proper hand. He can’t throw this jab.’ They at all times say about Trevor Bryan’s weight.
“Guys what? I received in form for this, and I will present you guys what’s up,” Brian stated.
Trevor Bryan (22-0, 15 KO) will defend his second WBA ‘common’ heavyweight title in opposition to #1 Daniel Dubois (17-1, 16 KO) tonight at On line casino Miami Jai Alai in Miami. The cardboard might be proven dwell on FITE on pay-per-view.