Jorge Linares fought Javier Prieto on December 30, 2014 at Metropolitan Gym, Tokyo, Japan
For the vacant WBC World lightweight title
Jorge Linares vs Javier Prieto
Round 1 Prito landed body combination, Linares boxing from distance, jab to the body landed by Linares, Left hook by Linares Prieto got off balance for a moment, left hook to the body and left upper by Linares,Round goes to Linares
Round 2 Jab to the body landed by Prieto, Linares blocks the right hand from Prieto, Linares counters well with left hook, Linares using his left jab to set up his power punches. Another round for Linares
Round 3 Right uppercut landed by Prieto, Linares throws short and long jabs, Combination by Prieto all blocked by Linares good defense, combination by Linares, Prieto throwing wild punches but can’t land, Another round for Linares
Round 4 Linares flicking that left jab, counter left hook landed for LInares, hard right hand landed for Linares, another hard right hand from Linares down goes Prieto, Prieto unable to get up referee stopped the fight.
Official Time 1 minute and 50 seconds in round number 4 Jorge Linares won the fight by KO