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Chemito Moreno Submits Petition For Payano Rematch

Anselmo “Chemito” Moreno is putting his decision to move up to 122-pounds on hold, as he formally requested a direct rematch against the new World Boxing Association bantamweight 118 lbs champion, Dominican Juan Carlos Payano.

A letter by Team Moreno was addressed to the Championships Committee headed by Gilberto Jesus Mendoza, WBA vice-president.

In the letter the fighter indicates several points he believes support the rematch and requests Gilberto Mendoza to consider his petition. 

Last week Moreno lost his title via a six round technical decision when the fight was stopped early due to a severe cut that Payano suffered from a clash of heads in the sixth round.

After the loss, Moreno said he struggled to make 118-pounds and didn't feel good at the weight, expressing his intention to move up to 122 but that appears to be on hold pending the WBA's decision.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ShoulderRoll on 09-30-2014

A technical decision warrants a rematch. Nothing was proved conclusively in the first fight.

Comment by nycsmooth on 09-30-2014

[QUOTE=PBP;14990537]Good. It sucks when a champion, especially one that has reigned as long as Chemito loses his title due to a technical decision from cuts. He should avenge this "loss" and then challenge Rigo at 122.[/QUOTE] Boxing is nothing w/out…

Comment by -PBP- on 09-30-2014

Good. It sucks when a champion, especially one that has reigned as long as Chemito loses his title due to a technical decision from cuts. He should avenge this "loss" and then challenge Rigo at 122.

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