Found April 23, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Saturday night on Showtime, Abner Mares defeated Eric Morel to capture a vacant title at super bantamweight, and bantamweight champion Anselmo Moreno defended his title successfully against David de La Mora. Right here, you can find Mares vs. Morel video highlights from Showtime with Al Bernstein giving the run down of the fights, as well as photo gallery of fight action from both bouts on the card. Take a look. Mares vs. Morel / Moreno vs. De La Mora Photos Moreno simply outclassed De La Mora, who was overwhelmed and overmatched from the start. Moreno was too quick, crafty and skilled, and displayed excellent defense and precision punching all night en route to a rare stoppage win for him. Mares cruised past Morel, who was game but also overmatched. To his credit, Morel said after the fight that the same thing would have happened to him 10 years ago. Mares looks bigger and stronger at 122 lbs, so it will be interesting to see him step up against better competition ther...

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Boxing fans were treated to a number of interesting fights over the past weekend. Former middleweight champ Jermain Taylor returned to the ring to attempt to regain his form from a few years ago, while up and comers Erislandy Lara, Abner Mares and long time bantamweight champ Anselmo Moreno were looking to add impressive victories [...]
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