Photos: Miura Beats Sergio Thompson in Cancun War
Plaza De Toros, Cancun, Mexico - WBC super featherweight champion Takashi Miura (26-2-2, 19 KO’s) was in hostile territory but he still turned back the challenge of hard puncher Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson (31-3, 29 KO’s), with two knockdowns to win a twelve round unanimous decision. The scores were 113-112, 114-110 and 114-111. Mirua himself was down in the fight as well, when Thompson caught him in the eight. Photos by Ala Montiel and Sumio Yamada.
great bout, saw it live & have watched it 2x on dvd...Miura clear winner, especially w/some great body work...Yeo had trouble dealing w/a lefty...I had it 114-111...the 1 judge w/114-113 was 2 close...Miura would chop Ponce down b4 #8...let's give…Comment by bigcursedawg on 08-18-2013
[QUOTE=blak81;13662305]The best fight this week and no one is talking about it.[/QUOTE] I still haven't seen it. I don't have foxdeportes and I was watching the HBO card. I'm waiting for someone to upload it. I hope someone does it…Comment by blak81 on 08-18-2013
The best fight this week and no one is talking about it.Comment by ShoulderRoll on 08-18-2013
A Japanese champ went outside his country and beat the local guy in a war. That's what I like to see. Nothing but respect for Miura. I hope he will be ok.Comment by Hougigo on 08-18-2013
[QUOTE=lopez36;13661648]so i'm hearing ponce de leon might get a shot at miura[/QUOTE] where'd you hear that?Post a Comment/View More User Comments (12)