Perez defeats Lopez for WBA interim belt
06/29/2014 12:57 AM
06/29/2014 1:06 AM
Santo Domingo, DR (SportsNetwork.com) - Darleys Perez earned a twelve round unanimous decision over Argenis Lopez for the WBA world lightweight title on Saturday night.
The Colombian Perez (30-1, 21 KOs) beat the previously unbeaten Lopez (19-1, 8) 116.5-112, 117.5-111, 117.5-111 for the vacant belt at the Sheraton Hotel in Santo Domingo.
The fight headlined the WBA's "XXIX KO to Drugs Festival" card.
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