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Miguel Vazquez Dominates Ameth Diaz Over Twelve Rounds

By Rafael Soto

Mexico's Miguel Vazquez won a dominating unanimous twelve round decision over Panamanian puncher Ameth Diaz, retaining his IBF lightweight title for the third time at the Olympic Coliseum at the University of Guadalajara, Mexico. Vazquez (30-3, 13 KOs) dominated Diaz (31-4, 13 KOs) with his far superior boxing skilss and even sent him to the canvas during the fight. Diaz was unable to get off with any of his big punches and he couldn't break through the tight defense of Vazquez. Diaz was the IBF's mandatory challenger. Two judges scored it 119-108, with the third scoring a shutout at 120-107.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by £-4-£ on 01-22-2012

He should fight Ricky Burns. Would be a good fight. Vazquez has really improved since losing to Bradley.

Comment by El.Naranjito707 on 01-22-2012

I'd like to see him against some of the top LW's.

Comment by Evil Abed on 01-22-2012

Vazquez beats Kim, Zappa beats Kim, Vazquez beats Zappa, Diaz beats Zappa, Vazquez beats Diaz. Who ever beats Diaz next will fight Vazquez.

Comment by jrosales13 on 01-22-2012

[QUOTE=ThePhantom5;11695720]Yep. Its a shame no one of note will fight him at 135. He might have to head up to 140.[/QUOTE] He might have, which like you said its a shame for him to do so cuz' of not being…

Comment by Evil Abed on 01-22-2012

[QUOTE=jrosales13;11695716]The puppet is arguably the most underrated fighter in the sport right now.[/QUOTE] Yep. Its a shame no one of note will fight him at 135. He might have to head up to 140.

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