Boxing

Mthalane retains IBF flyweight title

Panama City, Panama (Sports Network) - Moruti Mthalane scored an eighth-round technical knockout of Ricardo Nunez to retain his IBF flyweight title on Saturday.

Mthalane (29-2) dropped Nunez (24-3) in the eighth round and the fight was called at the 2:41 mark.

It was Mthalane's fourth straight successful title defense.

09/02 02:49:47 ET