35 year-old Argentinean boxing star Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KO's) showed he still has that sensation knockout power that made him a fan favorite among hardcore boxing fans.
Matthysse took on undefeated Tewa Kiram (38-1, 28 KO's) at the Forum in Inglewood, California in a fight that was televised on HBO. After a slow start, Matthysse sent the crowd home happy knocking down Tewa Kiram with a big right hand in round 8, then finishing him off in the same round with a short left hand that dropped Kiram. Check out the YouTube highlights courtesy of HBO Boxing.
With the win, Matthysse picked up the WBA "regular" world welterweight title.