- Arthur Abraham successfully defended his IBF Middleweight title with a 10th round TKO of Mahir Oral. Oral went down a total of five times in the fight before the ref called it at 1:23 of the 10th round. This marks Abraham’s 10th consecutive title defense.
- Victor Ortiz was upset by Marcos Maidana in an absolute battle. Maidana went down once in the first round and twice in the second round. Ortiz was down once in the first, cut in the fifth, and put down again in the sixth, signaling the end of the fight. The ref stopped the fight at 0:43 of the 6th round giving Maidana the upset TKO victory.
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Tags: Arthur Abraham, Boxing, Jorge Arce, Juan Manuel Lopez, Marcos Maidana, Victor Ortiz