Bantamweight Alexandru "Spartan" Marin out of Silver Spring, MD battle to a six-round unanimous decision over the well seasoned veteran German "Panteonero" Meraz of Agua Prieta, MX at the MGM National Harbor Casino in Oxon Hill, MD.
Marin was the more crafty fighter throughout the six-round bout. He was cutting the ring off, not giving Meraz the opportunity to fight on the move. Marin was landing clean hooks and uppercuts. Meraz was not going to allow Marin to knock him down but had no offense to make this a competitive fight. Marin won by shutout on all three scorecards, 60-54 for the unanimous decision.
Mirin is now (13-0, 9 KO's) while Meraz is now (55-44-1, 32 KO's).