KSI-FaZe Temperrr Misfits Boxing Undercard Outcomes From London
Salt Papi backed up his declare as a professional menace on the influencer boxing circuit.
The favored TikToker scored a surprising second-round knockout of Josh Brueckner in a combat that—on paper—advised a rout in the wrong way. A superbly timed left hand by Nathaniel “Salt Papi” Bustamante floored Brueckner, who was unable to beat the rely halfway by way of spherical two as a part of the DAZN+Misfits: X Sequence 004 occasion Saturday night from OVO Area Wembley in London.
Brueckner entered the ring with fight sports activities pedigree and an ideal physique. The fleshy Bustamante bore the look of an influencer available to strive his hardest and luxuriate in each second of the expertise. The regionally based mostly Filipino southpaw did that and much more, as he successfully used the ring to neutralize Brueckner’s superior attain.
A single left hand shot by Bustamante ended issues instantly in spherical two. Brueckner was shocked earlier than falling straight again to the canvas. The Arizona-based boxer was unable to make it to his toes, thus bringing a surprising finish to their cruiserweight bout.
Sulieman “Slim” Albaher needed to dig deep to protect his good document and Misfits Mild Heavyweight title.
The Brooklyn-bred YouTuber and actor survived a stiff problem from British musician Tom Zanetti to earn a four-round unanimous determination. Scores had been 40-37, 39-37 and 39-38 in favor of Albaher, who used ring motion to offset Zanetti’s aggressive assault and survived a late surge by the Brit to go 3-0 on the Misfits circuit, having appeared on all however one present because the sequence’ launch final summer season.
Albaher famous after the combat that he would solely compete on the greater weight if he can land a showdown with sequence creator KSI. In any other case, it is all the way down to tremendous middleweight for the Brooklynite.
An Undertaker-theme ring entrance preceded Luis Alcaraz Pineda’s profession resurrection.
The Mexican clubfighter was revealed because the ‘Thriller Opponent’ for TikTok character BDave (actual title Brendon Davis) whom Pineda soundly outpointed over three one-sided rounds. Scores had been 30-27, 30-25 and 30-25 for Pineda, who scored two knockdowns of their exhibition bout.
Previous to the ring stroll, followers had been saved at midnight as to the opponent for Davis. Fittingly, the lights went out and the Undertaker theme music performed earlier than a transition to ‘Cancion del Mariachi’ carried out by an onsite mariachi band. Pineda strutted to the ring, to a rousing ovation from the group who final noticed him endure six knockdowns in a third-round knockout loss to KSI within the inaugural Misfits Boxing present final August 27 at The O2 in London.
Davis was no match for the precise boxer however braved a beating by way of all three rounds. Pineda—whose cornerman for the combat was former three-time cruiserweight champ Mairis Briedis—was all warmth within the opening spherical, which practically proved detrimental as he was gasping for air by way of a lot of spherical two. He scored a bailout knockdown late within the spherical earlier than coasting to the end for the win, soaking within the applause.
Elle Brooke entered Friday’s weigh-in with a hen sandwich and beverage previous to stepping on the dimensions.
The OnlyFans model-turned-influencer boxer saved the total meal for combat night time, as she feasted on TikTok character Religion Ordway. Brooke scored two knockdowns en path to a stoppage win at 1:40 of the primary spherical.
Brooke was by far the extra expert boxer of the 2, as she is a part of the identical crew behind IBF bantamweight titlist Ebanie Bridges who was on website and by her aspect in full assist. Brooke didn’t disappoint, taking the combat straight to Ordway—a dance and health fanatic who performs to the delight of greater than 4.6 million followers on TikTok.
Ordway was compelled to take care of a bloodied nostril seconds into the combat and placed on her bum moments later. Brooke was all gasoline and no brakes, throwing heavy leather-based till the combat was mercifully delivered to a halt.
Swarmz bounced again from a knockout loss to KSI (who seems in the principle occasion) with a stoppage win of his personal. It got here on the energy of 1 punch, a stiff jab which left Ryan Taylor with compromised imaginative and prescient and seemingly injury to his orbital bone. The combat was halted after a prolonged examination by the ringside doctor, permitting Swarmz—a British rapper whose actual title is Brandon Scott—to have his hand raised in victory after struggling a second-round knockout defeat to KSI on the inaugural Misfits Boxing present.
Anthony Taylor’s mouth as soon as once more wrote checks that his ass couldn’t money.
The most recent setback for the very vocal California native got here in a four-round shutout by the hands of unbeaten Idris Virgo. Scores had been 40-32, 40-32 and 40-32 for Birmingham’s Virgo (13-0-1, 2KOs), who hasn’t fought in additional than a 12 months however was in a position to experience out an early swarm by Taylor (2-4, 1KO) to soundly outbox ‘Fairly Boy.’
Taylor was floored in spherical three, although replays advised Virgo cupped the again of his neck to assist the knockdown. Taylor sought a house run shot, touchdown a proper hand in spherical 4 however was despatched to the canvas moments later. Taylor was working on fumes down the stretch however managed to make it to the ultimate bell—solely to as soon as once more fall miserably quick after calling out everybody from KSI to Corridor of Fame former five-division champion and all-time box-office king Floyd Mayweather.
Headlining the present, Misfits Boxing founder KSI (1-0, 0KOs; actual title Olajide William “JJ” Olatunji) faces FaZe Clan proprietor Thomas “FaZe Temperrr” Oliveira (1-0, 1KO).
Jake Donovan is a senior author for BoxingScene.com. Twitter: @JakeNDaBox