Uzbek star Shakhram Giyasov (3-0, 2 KOs), 25, made his pro debut also in March, destroying 10-2 Nicolas Atilio Velazquez in just fifteen seconds. Giyasov’s next opponent was Daniel Echeverria at the at the Florentine Gardens in Hollywood.
After a long wait of preliminary bouts, the crowd was pleased to witness the main event of the night, a scheduled six-round welterweight clash. But 2016 Olympic silver medalist Shakhram Giyasov of Uzbekistan (3-0, 2 KOs) finished the night early with a right hand to the body of his opponent, Daniel Echeverria (19-6, 17 KOs), who took a knee in pain from the blow. The knockout was early at 1:50 into the first round.