Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/2/14
AIBA overturns the result of Bout #142: Spence vs. Vikas After reviewing the video of Bout #142 involving Welterweights (69kg) Krishan Vikas (India) and Errol Spence (USA), the Competition Jury for the AIBA has overturned the results. This is a huge verdict, as the USA Boxing team is now still alive. Spence fights on in the Welterweight division, and Vikas is sent home. Read on below for the full details of the official ruling. Errol Spence - Welterweight, Team USA - There were a total of nine (9) holding fouls committed by the Indian boxer in the third round alone. However the Referee only gave one caution; - In the second round, at the time 02:38, the boxer from India spitted out his gumshield intentionally. However the Referee didn't give any warning Based on these findings, the Competition Jury Members unanimously decided the following: - Decision #1: Based on the AIBA Technical & Competition Rules 12.1.9, the Referee should have given at least two (2) warnings to...
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