Cebuano KO artist looks to end fight early vs Mexican foe

KUALA LUMPUR---Jhack Tepora's first world title fight could end quickly. Tepora, the undefeated Filipino featherweight, refused to offer any predictions for his upcoming showdown against Edivaldo Ortega in the main supporting bout of the Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse "Fight of Champions," but he believes it won't go the distance. "It won't last 12 rounds," said Tepora in Filipino Wednesday while working out at a makeshift gym at Le Meridien Hotel. His trainer and older brother Jing-jing hinted that the knockout could come in the middle rounds, five to seven to be specific. The probability of Jhack winning by stoppage is high given his reputation as a knockout artist. Jing-Jing al...

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