Boxing Title Bouts Archive - February 2020

Roman Gonzalez vs. Khalid Yafai
Two and a half years after suffering a vicious knockout loss that many thought ended his career, Roman Gonzalez is once again in possession of a world title belt, breaking down Khalid Yafai of England and knocking him out in round 9 to win the WBA super flyweight title in Frisco, USA.
Julio Cesar Martinez vs. Jay Harris
A spirited performance from Jay Harris was not enough to claim the WBC flyweight title as Julio Cesar Martinez sealed a unanimous decision win in Texas. The Welshman stepped up to world level against a fearsome Mexican and enjoyed spells of success, but was floored in the 10th as Martinez retained his WBC belt.
Emanuel Navarrete vs. Jeo Santisima
WBO super bantamweight champion Emanuel Navarrete retained his title for the fifth time, stopping game Jeo Santisima in round 11 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, USA.
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder
Tyson Fury defeated Deontay Wilder by TKO in the seventh round after Wilder's corner threw in the towel in their anticipated rematch for the WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas, USA.
Caleb Plant vs. Vincent Feigenbutz
Nashville's Caleb Plant successfully defended his IBF super middleweight title with a technical knockout over mandatory challenger Vincent Feigenbutz when the fight was stopped in the 10th round at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, USA.
Artem Dalakian vs. Josber Perez
Unbeaten WBA flyweight champion Artem Dalakian took a workmanlike twelve round unanimous decision over Josber Perez at the Parkovy Convention Centre in Kiev, Ukraine
Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Liborio Solis
Guillermo Rigondeaux’s tenure as an action fighter is over, ending after a single fight in 2019, but the 39-year-old Cuban kept his career plenty alive tonight, scoring a split decision win that shouldn’t have been over Liborio Solis and captured vacant WBA bantamweight title in Allentown, USA.
Gary Russell vs. Tugstsogt Nyambayar
Gary Russell Jr., fighting for the first time in nine months, won by unanimous decision over mandatory challenger Tugstsogt Nyambayar to retain his WBC featherweight title.
Wilfredo Mendez vs. Gabriel Mendoza
Puerto Rican Wilfredo Mendez successfully defended his WBO 105-pound belt by retaining it a ninth round TKO over Colombian challenger Gabriel Mendoza in Panama City, Panama.
Luis Concepcion vs. Rober Barrera
In an exciting action clash, veteran Panamanian slugger Luis Concepcion rocked and stopped tough Colombian Rober Barrera in the 11th chapter of their thrilling battle to capture the vacant WBA Interim flyweight title in Panama City, Panama.
Daniel Matellon vs. Erik Omar Lopez Garcia
Daniel Matellon captured interim WBA light fly title with win over Erik Omar Lopez Garcia in PAnama City, Panama.
Pedro Taduran vs. Daniel Valladares
The first defense of the IBF strawweight title for Pedro Taduran, against Daniel Valladares, was shaping up to be a Fight of the Year contender. Instead, it ended prematurely on an accidental headbutt just as it was getting started. The bout was sent to a technical decision at the conclusion of the fourth, with one judge scoring it 39-37 for Valladares, while the other two overruled that verdict at 38-38, leading to a majority draw in Guadalupe, Mexico. The verdict leaves Philippines' Taduran with his strawweight title still intact.