Emanuel "Transformer" Taylor loses by unanimous decision to Antonia Orozco at the US Airway Center in Phoenix, AZ. Orozco was the most aggressive fighter in the early rounds. Taylor started to pick it up during some of the late rounds, but didn't do enough to turn the bout into his favor. Two of the judges scored the contest 96-94 while the third judge had it 98-92 all for Orozco.
Emanuel Taylor drops to 18-4, (12 KO's) while Antonio Orozco remains undefeated with a record of 22-0, (15 KO's).