Undefeated Lithuanian welterweight Egidijus "Mean Machine" Kavaliauskas scored a crushing fourth-round knockout over Ramdses "Pantera" Agaton of Mexico City in our opening bout tonight at the MGM National Harbor Casino in Oxon Hill, MD.
Kavaliauskas knocked Agaton down twice in the third round with crushing right hooks. Then late in the fourth, Kavilauskas finished the job with a crushing straight right hand that ended the evening. Referee Brent Bovell stopped the contest at 2:58 of the fourth.
Kavaliauskas is now 16-0, 12 KO's. Agaton falls to 17-3-3, nine KO's.
The first of our Beltway Boxers is up next -- Patrick Harris of Hyattsville, MD (10-0, seven KO's) taking on Omar "Power" Garcia of Monterrey, MX (6-6, one KO). Eight rounds, super lightweights.