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Mickey Bey: I'm The Number One Boxer at Lightweight!

By Miguel Rivera

Mexico's Miguel Vazquez (34-4, 13KOs) is disputing the outcome of last Saturday's split decision loss to Mickey Bey (21-1-1, 10KOs), who captured the IBF lightweight title with the victory. Their fight took place on the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana undercard from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

Two of the judges had it close. One scored it 115-113 for Bey, with the second having 115-113 for Vazquez. But the third judge placed in a score which everyone, other than Bey, disagreed with. Judge Robert Hoyle submitted a card of 119-109, scoring nearly every single round for Bey.

With the victory, Bey sees himself as the number one boxer at 135-pounds.

"I'm number one in the lightweight division. He was number one and now it's me. I'm not surprised that I won, I'm just really happy. He was headbutting and holding the whole fight. I won every round and I beat him with one hand [Bey hurt right hand]. I told my team that I wasn't going to let this one slip and now I'm number one in the division," Bey said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Bigg Rigg on 09-16-2014

[QUOTE=YOUNG_BRICC;14951877]bey dropping bombs make dudes mad as hell lmao,, stay salty with that L[/QUOTE] Nobody is salty over that fight. It was horrible! Lol it's just one judge had Bey winning 11 rds. [QUOTE=YOUNG_BRICC;14952020]i dont know why people keep saying…

Comment by BreWall on 09-16-2014

Bey vs Gesta would be an interesting fight.

Comment by BreWall on 09-16-2014

I think Bey should take on another boring one, Abril. See what happens.

Comment by moonshineman on 09-16-2014

Not for Long

Comment by Cracaphat on 09-16-2014

Bey got that bogus decision as a perk of being on the Mayweather books.

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