The desert exploded Friday night and Adan "Explosion" Casillas came out the winner of the El Centro Police Athletic League's "Explosion in the Desert" main event.
Five bouts were staged and several amateur fighters faced off in exhibition matches at Ryerson Youth Center in El Centro.
In the preliminary four-round professional bouts, Justo Almazan fought Jose Alonzo to a draw, Mario Lopez topped Ramon Baez and Francisco Valenzuela knocked out Oscar Aleman 2:02 into the first round. A fight featuring Sal Santoya and Juevento Delgado was canceled.
In the first fight of the main event, an eight-round battle, Jaime Osegueda took the decision over Augusto Gamez.
The final fight of the evening, a 10-round match-up of the evening, saw Casillas top his opponent, Pedro Garcia, in a unanimous decision.
Casillas said through a translator that the victory was a good one.
"I felt good," Casillas said. "I won because I was well-prepared and I was in good physical condition," he added.