Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Hugo Ruiz Retains WBA Title, Decisions Panchito Arce

By Miguel Rivera

At the Polideportivo Centenario in Los Mochis, Mexico, Hugo Ruiz (28-1, 25 KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Francisco “Panchito” Arce (31-7-3, 28 KOs) to retain the interim-WBA bantamweight title. Ruiz, a very big puncher, put Arce down in the fifth and the eleventh. The scores were 114-109, 114-109 and 112-111. Panchito's brother, Jorge Arce, captured the WBO super bantamweight title last Saturday night in Las Vegas with a twelfth round stoppage of Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. The two brothers were hoping to add another title to the family, but Panchito falls short. Jorge was giving him advice all week; it wasn't enough to overcome the stronger Ruiz.

Tags:
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Corelone on 05-15-2011

Arce tried to win ugly, he turned what every one thought would be a blow out, into serious trench warfare. It was brutal, but it was ugly. He actually made the fight, but lost the style points. He wanted it…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (1)
Top Headlines Granados: I Think The Referee Was a Little Over-Protective Tete Warns Donaire: Whoever is in My Way - I'll Take Him Out Kell Brook: I Want Terence Crawford Next, Khan Fight is Dead Photos: Shakur Stevenson Dominates Christopher Diaz Hearn Enraged: Jarrell Miller Swore To Me on Kids' Lives - F*** Off! Arum: Haymon Will Tell Spence 'Don't Listen To The White Guys' Andy Ruiz To Adam Kownacki: I Want To Fight, Let's Do This! Photos: Danny Garcia Wipes Out Adrian Granados in Seven Teofimo Lopez Feels Ready: I Want a World Title Shot Next Photos: Teofimo Lopez Cracks Edits Tatli With Body Shot Danny Garcia: When I'm at My Best - Nobody Can Beat Me! Crawford: Whenever Spence is Ready - He Can Come & Get It! Photos: Crawford Drops Khan, Strange TKO End After Low Blow Photos: Dave Allen Blasts Out Lucas Browne With Big Body Shot Photos: Chisora Fails To Impress in Decision Over Gashi Archie Sharp Feels Ready For a Showdown With Lee Selby Teddy Atlas on Crawford-Khan: It's Not Good For Boxing or ESPN Kell Brook: Amir Khan Quit, He Was Looking For a Way Out! Arum: Khan Was Looking For a Place To Fall, Could've Recovered! Crawford To Amir Khan: You Didn't Quit? Tell The Truth! Crawford: I Was Breaking Khan Down, KO Was a Matter of Time Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan - CompuBox Punch Stats Jeison Rosario Gets Split Decision Win Over Jorge Cota Crawford Drops Khan, Gets TKO in Sixth After Hunter Stops It Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan: LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Alfredo Angulo Takes Out Evert Bravo in Two Rounds Teofimo Lopez Crushes Edis Tatli in Fifth With Body Shot Karlos Balderas Takes Out Luis May in Four Rounds Teofimo Lopez vs. Edis Tatli - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Rolando Romero Knocks Andres Figueroa Out in Four Shakur Stevenson Dominates Christopher Diaz For Decision Tony Harrison-Jermell Charlo II Confirmed For June 23 on Fox Shakur Stevenson-Christopher Diaz - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Danny Garcia Drops Granados Three Times, Batters Him For TKO Felix Verdejo Edges Bryan Vasquez For Decision in Tough Fight Andy Ruiz Breaks Down, Stops Alexander Dimitrenko Felix Verdejo vs. Bryan Vasquez - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Brandon Figueroa Stops Parejo For WBA Interim-Title Carlos Adames Floors Frank Galarza, Stops Him In Fourth Round Danny Garcia-Adrian Granados Undercard Results
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement