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CEBU CITY — Dave “The Hunter” Peñalosa disposed of Mexican rival Marcos Cardenas via a fourth round knockout to win the vacant WBO-OPBF featherweight title fight the other night at the North EDSA Skydome.

With his victory, the 28-year old Dave Peñalosa improved his record to 15-0, 11 via knockouts while Cardenas is down to 19-7-1, 15 KO.

The official time was 2:47 in round 4.

Dave pummeled Cardenas by hitting solid punches on the chin and abdomen.

Promoter Gerry Peñalosa, the former two-division, also knocked out Thai boxer Watana Phenbaan in 2:22 of the third round.

A veteran boxer from Ormoc City, Johnriel Casimero, also defeated his Japanese rival Kenya Yamashita via a 6th round knockout to improve his record to 26-4, 17 KO.

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