Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Parejo, Mayerlin Rivas Win WBA Titles in Venezuela - Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<

 Last update:  8/31/2014       Read more by Elisinio Castillo         
Parejo, Mayerlin Rivas Win WBA Titles in Venezuela
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Elisinio Castillo

Caracas, Venezuela - Two interim champions were crowned before the local fans. Mayerlin Rivas won the vacant interim-bantamweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA) by scoring a technical knockout in nine rounds over Mexican Arely Valente at the José Beracasa Gym in United Nations Park.

Rivas widely dominated the with better power and boxing technique. Valente was taking a beating in the ninth round and referee Gustavo Padilla, Panama decided to stop the action. Rivas improves her record to 10-3-1 with 7 knockouts while Valente fell to 12-2-1, 6 KOs.

Also on the card, Yonfrez Parejo (16-1-1, 7 KOs) won the vacant WBA interim bantamweight title, stopping Luis Hinojosa (25-8, 15 KOs) in the eleventh round with varied attack of hard shots to the head and body.

Tags: boxing

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by El-blanco, on 08-31-2014
Why the Christ are fights happening in Caracas? I felt safer in bogota ten years ago.

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (1) 

 Top Headlines
 MMA Headlines
 Related Articles
  Fes Batista Wins Pro Debut, Pra...
  Photos: Khomitsky's Brutal Knoc...
  Photos: Kell Brook Demolishes J...
  Roy Jones Picks Up Second KO Wi...
  Jimenez Stops Engel, Preserves ...
  Photos: Pacquiao Continues Camp...
  Russell Easily Stops Jhonny Gon...
  Jermell Charlo Decisions Vanes ...
  Cuadras Hits Stretch Run In Pre...
  Razor Ruddock Back After 14 Yea...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.