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WBA Orders Scoring Review of Perez-Crolla Decision

Manchester Arena (formerly M.E.N Arena), Manchester, Lancashire - WBA Vice President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza has ordered an official scoring review of Saturday’s championship fight in Manchester, England between WBA World lightweight champion Darleys Perez and Anthony Crolla.

The Pod Index will conduct the review on behalf of the WBA and will utilize ten judges—five judges will score it using the full point system and five will have the option to use half points.

The results of the review will be published as soon as they are available.

Crolla (29-4-3, 11KOs), and most in the arena, felt he had the fight won - but the bout ended up being a twelve round split draw with WBA lightweight champion Darleys Perez (32-1-1, 20KOs). Perez lost points for low blows in the eleventh and twelfth rounds. The three judges saw it 114-113 for Perez, 116-111 for Crolla, 113-113 for the draw.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by soul_survivor on 07-19-2015

I felt Perez won the fight 7-5, at best it was 6-6 and obviously the point deductions would have gotten us a draw with the former (so I agreed with the overall result of the night) or a Crolla win…

Comment by jas on 07-19-2015

[QUOTE=danktrees;15887187]what's the point the review? even if they find it in favour of one guy or the other it makes zero difference. the belt doesnt change hands nor does the official result change. go waste money on something else...make the…

Comment by Mick Higgs on 07-19-2015

danktrees: Apart from the ring magazine all these so called World title belts look tacky. "Long live the Lonsdale belt"!

Comment by danktrees on 07-19-2015

what's the point the review? even if they find it in favour of one guy or the other it makes zero difference. the belt doesnt change hands nor does the official result change. go waste money on something else...make the…

Comment by jas on 07-19-2015

lol at this........ what a disgrace im embarrassed for british boxing its so corrupt that last point deduction and the commentary was embarrassing. i did think crolla clearly won but the referee howard foster was a disgrace as usual and…

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