Action Heroes: Erik Morales vs Marcos MaidanaCategory: Boxing
MATCHUP: Erik “El Terrible” Morales vs Marcos “El Chino” Maidana
EVENT: Action Heroes: Erik Morales vs Marcos Maidana
DATE: April 9, 2011
VENUE: MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
FIGHT DETAILS: Erik Morales and Marcos Maidana fights for the Interim WBA Light Welterweight championship.
Mexican Morales (51 wins – 6 losses, 35 KOs) is the current WBC Silver World Light Welterweight Champion and WBC International welterweight Champ (147 lb) champion. He is a former five-time world champion at WBC and WBO Super Bantamweight (122 lb), WBC Featherweight (126 lb), WBC Super Featherweight (130 LB)and the IBF Junior Lightweight (130 lb) divisions. He has won 7 titles in five different weight classes.
Argentinian Maidana (29 wins – 2 losses, 27 KOs) is the current World Boxing Association’s interim Super Lightweight champion.
FIGHT RESULT: Maidana won the interim World Boxing Association super lightweight via Majority Decision. Judges Jerry Roth and Adalaide Byrd had it 116-112 for Maidana, while Dick Houck had it 114-114.
Watch the Erik Morales vs Marcos Maidana fight video below:
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