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Guerrero Tops Martinez Via Tech. Decision For Vacant Title

By Jake Donovan

Rodrigo Guerrero scored a controversial technical decision over Raul Martinez after six rounds in their vacant title fight rematch Saturday evening at the Municipal Auditorium in Tijuana, Mexico.

Scores were 57-56 (twice) and 59-54 in their aborted contest, which ended after six rounds when an accidental headbutt left Martinez with a nasty gash above his right eye.

Guerrero scored a knockdown in the third round, and was the aggressor throughout the bout. Martinez was the more accurate boxer, but with his punches obviously not producing as much damage in the eyes of the officials.

Full report to come…

Jake Donovan is the Managing Editor of Boxingscene.com. Follow Jake on Twitter at twitter.com/JakeNDaBox or submit questions/comments to [email protected]

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by FloydTBE on 10-08-2011

wtf with them scores lol

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