Javier Fortuna lands left, big win

Updated: April 20, 2013, 11:35 AM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Javier Fortuna stopped Miguel Zamudio with a devastating left hand in the first round at Tropicana Casino and Resort on Friday night, a day after losing his WBA interim featherweight championship when he failed to make the 126-pound weight limit.

Fortuna, from the Dominican Republic, improved to 22-0 with his 15th knockout.

WBA supervisor George Martinez stripped Fortuna of his crown after he weighed in at 126.8 pounds. He initially weighed 127, then stepped ...

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