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Abril retains WBA lightweight title against Tatli


Associated Press

HELSINKI (AP) -- Richar Abril of Cuba retained his WBA lightweight title with a majority decision against hometown boxer Edis Tatli on Saturday. Tatli was slightly...full story
updated 2014-09-21 06:01 AM
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Abril retains WBA lightweight title against Tatli

Associated Press

HELSINKI (AP) -- Richar Abril of Cuba retained his WBA lightweight title with a majority decision against hometown boxer Edis Tatli on Saturday. Tatli was slightly....Fullstory

2014-09-21 06:01 AM

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