Underground bare-knuckle legend and fan favorite Rene ‘White Boy’ Rodriguez, (1-0, 1 KO), of Miami, Florida looked smashing in his debut scoring a first-round knockout of Jake ‘The Goon’ Young.
A beautiful over hand right dropped Young early and followed by a big left hand giving a Rodriguez the TKO victory at the 1:57 mark.
Rodriguez spoke to Bare Knuckle News Host Susan Cingari after the fight and said he really liked fighting in the squared circle as it allowed him to showcase his talents and feel his opponent out.
While his opponent came in overweight, "White Boy" had studied him and was able to overcome his the reach advantage by looking for the gaps in his game.
For those that are not familiar with "WhiteBoy, Hialeah Champ" Rodriguez has been in the game for a long time having started with Dada 5000 and Kimbo Slice in the Backyard Fights. His record stands at 14-2 in the backyard and now has his first win at in a new weight class for him of 165 for BKFC.