(above) – Memphis Force Heavyweight Cam Thompson (r) lands an uppercut, producing a spray of sweat around the head of his opponent. Thompson defeated Torres by points in Memphis’ sole victory verses the Matadors. Photo By: JD Meredith, Memphisboxing.com
Matadors Earn a 4-1 Victory over the Memphis Force and Become First Road Team to Earn a Win in Conference Action.
(SOUTHHAVEN, MISS.) After six straight defeats to open the World Series of Boxing (WSB) season, the road team finally secured a win away from home in the WSB Americas conference as the Los Angeles Matadors solidified their league- lead with a convincing 4-1 victory over the Memphis Force Thursday night to begin week four in the WSB.
With a second-straight defeat of the Force, the Matadors have won 15 of their first 20 bouts to begin the season and have earned 10 points with a 3-1 record. The Force have won just six bouts on the season and sit in last place in the conference. Week four continues Friday in Mexico City as the Guerreros host the Miami Gallos at 9 p.m. CT.