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Photo: Arreola Was Up on Two Cards at Time of TKO

By Francisco Salazar

USC Galen Center, Los Angeles, California - Chris Arreola (36-4, 31KOs) was winning a close split decision going into the sixth round of his rematch with Bermane Stiverne (24-1-1, 21KOs). Arreola was up 48-47 on two cards, with Stiverne up 48-47 on the third. Arreola started fast in the fight and outworking, outlanding Stiverne in the early going. Stiverne, however, stayed patient and landed a huge right hand that sent Arreola down in the sixth. Another knockdown and a few more unanswered punches sealed the deal for Stiverne.

If Arreola would have survived the sixth, Stiverne would had a sizable shift on all three cards with a 10-7 swing.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by VG_Addict on 05-11-2014

I love how Arreola fans are claiming Arreola was ahead on the scorecards before he got knocked out, just like how Vitali fanboys claim Vitali was ahead before he got stopped by Lewis. That's pretty ironic when you think about…

Comment by VatoMulatto on 05-11-2014

Going into round six I had Arreola up a round 3-2 but who cares it's not like he was dominating. Stiverne took his time and looked relaxed while Arreola looked tired after the fast start. I think Stiverne was about…

Comment by johnm is... on 05-11-2014

Big deal. So he was up a round. He was also gassing and getting hit a LOT. It was midway through a 12 round fight. 0 chance he was gonna win.

Comment by lefthook2daliva on 05-11-2014

Didn't Teddy pick Arreola to lose? Wtf happened here? :thinking:

Comment by cabalas on 05-11-2014

[QUOTE=b00g13man;14540048]Not really sure what being ahead on a scorecard means if you get stopped tbh.[/QUOTE] Tell that to most of Pacquiao's fans after he was KOed by Marquez (they swear JMM was going to lose by KO in the next…

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