Travis Kauffman improved to 32-2 in his career with a majority decision over Scott Alexander in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 Sunday night.
The event took place from the Pioneer Event Center in Lancaster, California.
After the first round, Kauffman and Alexander exchanged combinations across the remainder of the fight, with both men switching often and effectively to counter and land on each other. Alexander’s speed and athleticism helped him control portions of the fight while Kauffman continued to press forward for 10 rounds attacking the body and looking to fight on the inside.
Kauffman was declared the champion with scores of 96-94, 96-94 and 95-95.
Gerald Washington, a former heavyweight challenger, earned a decision vs. Wes Nofire. The win was the 19th in 22 fights for Washington and just the second loss in 22 bouts for Nofire.
Michael Hunter stopped Iago Kiladze in the fifth round in another heavyweight contest.