Sebastian Fundora beats Habib Ahmed on his way to the second round in TKO over Spence vs. Garcia Undercard

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Sebastian Fondora always creates an interesting visual inside the boxing ring with his 6ft 5ft tire in a 154lbs section. Saturday night, he once again showed he had the skills to pair with size, as Habib stopped Ahmed in the second round on the bottom card for a pay-per-view event headed by Errol Spence Jr. opposite Danny Garcia.

Fondora (16-0-1, 11 KO) wasted little time hurting Ahmed, landing so aggressively in the opening round that brought his opponent back into the ring. Fondora never lifted his foot off the gas, and Ahmed hit Luxor often with a steady diet of strong shots.

In the second round, Ahmed was trapped in front of the ropes, trying to keep the head moving, but was caught with a barrage of Fondora punches before the referee had to jump in and end the fight. TKO came at the 1:30 mark of the second round.

Punched stats tell the story of Fundora’s dominance. Fundora hit 53 punches for only five for Ahmed. Forty-seven of Fundora punches were heavy shots as opposed to only two for Ahmed.

The fight marked the elimination of the World Basketball Association in the super welterweight division and moved Fondora – who turns 23 later this month – closer to a world title opportunity. He is now riding a three-game winning streak after his August 2019 draw against Jamontay Clark.

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