HBO Boxing After Dark Results

Paul Williams vs. Erislandy Lara

Akifumi Shimoda vs. Rico Ramos

July 9, 2011

Boardwalk Hall

Atlantic City, New Jersey



WBC Featherweight Title Bout (12 Rds) - not televised

Jhonny Gonzalez wins by TKO at :49 of the fourth round over Tomas Villa (23-8-4, 14 KOs) - Gonzalez

retains title.


Heavyweight Bout (12 Rds) - not televised in full (highlighted)

Chris Arreola (33-2, 28 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Friday Ahunanya (24-8-3, 13 KOs) - Judges

scored the bout 99-91, 99-91, 100-90 for Arreola.


WBA Super Bantamweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Rico Ramos (20-0, 11 KOs) wins by KO at 2:46 of the 7th round over Akifumi Shimoda (23-3-1, 10 KOs) -

In the seventh round, Ramos hit Shimoda with a left hook that sent him down to the canvas - Shimoda tried

to get up at the count of nine but ended up losing his balance going forward and the ref waved the fight over.

Ramos wins title from Shimoda.


WBC Jr. Middleweight Eliminator Bout (12 Rds)

Paul Williams (40-2, 27 KOs) wins a majority decision over Erislandy Lara (15-1-1, 10 KOs) - Judges

scored the bout 114-114, 115-114, 116-114 for Williams. Crowd booed the decision. scored

the bout 117-111 for Lara. HBO announcers also had Lara winning by a wide margin.