Amateur boxing: Moreu wins in 1st round - Albuquerque Journal

Amateur boxing: Moreu wins in 1st round

In Shreveport, Louisiana, Albuquerque’s Yoruba Moreu Jr., competing in the Youth 119-pound division, defeated Rhode Island’s Magras Brady by unanimous decision on Monday in a first-round bout at 2021 USA Boxing amateur nationals.

Moreu is scheduled to face Hawaii’s Lyndon Patricio in his second-round bout Tuesday evening. The bout is scheduled to be streamed on teamusa.org. Streaming begins at 5 p.m. MST. Moreu’s bout is third up on Ring 1.

Also on Monday, New Mexico boxer Joseph Gutierrez lost by unanimous decision to Oklahoma’s AC Cannon-El in the Youth 139-pound class.


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