icon Updated at 12:37 PM EDT, Sun Aug 18, 2013

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.