Found April 15, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
Controversial Rios vs. Abril Results: Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios maintained his undefeated status on Saturday night - but he can say goodbye to the unblemished resume. That's due to the fact that he was able to somehow escape with a split decision victory in his fight against Richard Abril, however, to anybody watching the fight objectively, it seemed as if it was a clear Abril victory. It's just the latest in a long line of terrible scorecards and controversial incidents in the squared circle these days. Credit: Chris Farina - Top Rank Rios took home the decision with scores of 116-112 and 115-113 in his favor, with the third card going 117-111 to Abril. Watching the fight at home, most people were in line with the card going to Abril, and anywhere from 116-112 in his favor to 118-110 in his favor seemed to be about right. It was an awful, unjust decision, and the latest black eye for a sport based loosely on the premise of giving black eyes. Not only did Rios take...
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