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Miranda vs Despaigne Rematch: Both Sides Interested

By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has been advised by promoters Leon Margules and Luis DeCubas Sr., that both sides are intersted in staging a rematch of Friday's exciting light heavyweight clash between Edison Miranda (34-6, 29KOs) and Yordanis Despaigne (9-1, 4KOs).

"Yordanis would have no problem with fighting him again," DeCubas told BoxingScene.com.

The fight, which took place at the Cosmopolitan Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, had non-stop fireworks. In the fifth round, as the action was heating up even further, Miranda was disqualified for a low blow. It was Miranda's third infraction. He lost two points in the earlier rounds for repeated low blows. The fight was televised live by ESPN.

"It was a great fight. I think we need to see this fight go to a finish," Margules told BoxingScene.com.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Pantera2000 on 08-01-2011

[QUOTE=prinzemanspopa;10930112]The correct call after the second round would have been for Drakulich to have picked Despaigne up off of the canvas,given him a clip around the ear and deducted a point from him for acting like a complete fairy.[/QUOTE] Now…

Comment by prinzemanspopa on 08-01-2011

The correct call after the second round would have been for Drakulich to have picked Despaigne up off of the canvas,given him a clip around the ear and deducted a point from him for acting like a complete fairy.

Comment by Pantera2000 on 08-01-2011

[QUOTE=nachorjj;10930078]In the fight Miranda dont want to fight[/QUOTE] Can someone please translate this into English?

Comment by nachorjj on 08-01-2011

In the fight Miranda dont want to fight

Comment by Pantera2000 on 08-01-2011

Hopefully it can happen before ESPN comes back on the air in Feb...

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