Found May 14, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules:
Since Patrick Connor already had you covered for Friday Night Fights and I already had you covered for ShoBox on an already-light week, there normally would be little need for any Weekend Afterthoughts. But a few contenders of note were in action, including a few who found themselves amid some drama, so here's a drizzling of W.A.'s: Jamie McDonnell vs. Julio Ceja. This was the bout of the weekend -- two contenders wringing every ounce of sweat out of their bodies and fighting at a high level. In the end, McDonnell had just a smidge more technique, movement and overall ability than the more brawling-oriented Ceja, pulled away for a majority decision and probably established himself as a top-5 bantamweight in the process (although it's a thinner division these days than just a year or two ago). McDonnell pulled away in the 12th after a hotly-contested 11th where Ceja landed a big left hook. I did not closely score the fight because most people seemed to agree while...

Video: Ricky Burns post-fight presser, comeback victory over Gonzalez

Well, it didn't exactly go as planned, but Ricky Burns emerged as the victor on Saturday night in Glasgow, Scotland, sending home Puerto Rican challenger Jose Gonzalez with the first loss of his career, and notching another successful defense of his WBO lightweight title. Burns though fell behind early in the fight, and seemed to be heading towards a loss. He needed to ratchet...
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