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Moreno vs. Chacon To Use WBA's Half-Point System

By Hilmar Rojas

This coming Saturday, the bantamweight division's "super champion" of the World Boxing Association, Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno, and Argentine challenger Javier Chacon, will have their fight scored by the WBA's half-point system. The fight takes place at the Arena Roberto Duran in Panama City. The Championships Committee made ​​the announcement that Moreno-Chacon would use this system, which the WBA created to decrease the possibility of draws.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 03-21-2014

I believe England was using 1/2 points b4 there was a wba, as well as just the ref scoring...in the hands of good judges(which are not many) it could, I say could, help as often a round is close but…

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 03-21-2014

The WBA with another "brilliant" idea, just like their super champions.

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