Former world champions Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander battled to a 12 round draw at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso Texas on Saturday night.
Ortiz was the aggressor against the slicker boxing skills of Alexander. Alexander,27-4-1-(14), used his boxing skills to land the jab and counter with right hooks which resulted in Ortiz,32-6-3-(25), suffering a selling around the left eye. But Ortiz fought back and rallied late on to close the gap.
At the end of 12 rounds Judge Don Griffin scored the bout 115-113 for Ortiz, while the other judges Glen Crocker and Javier Martinez scored the bout even at 114-114.
On the same card Caleb Plant improved to 17-0-(10),by scoring a clear and unanimous 12 round points win over Rogelio Medina,38-9-(32). The scores were 120-108,119-109 and 117-111.
Former world champ Austin Trout looked good on his return, dominating Juan De La Angel over eight rounds. There were no knockdowns. Trout is now 31-4-(17), De La Angel falls to 20-8-1-(18).
IBF female featherweight title Jennifer Han w pts 10 Lizbeth Crespo
light heavyweight Humberto Velazco Torres w ko 4 Thomas Williams Jr
middleweight Tony Harrison w tko 5 George Sosa
middleweight Mark Anthony Hernandez w pts 6 Jeison Rosario
lightweight Carlos Balderas w pts 4 Jorge Rojas Zacazontetl
lightweight Jonathan Gabriel Pachado w pts 4 Josh Ross
welterweight Wesley Diana w tko 4 Rynell Griffin