1999-02-06 Sharmba Mitchell w pts 12 Pedro Saiz, Convention Centre, Washington DC, USA - WBA

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1999-02-06 Sharmba Mitchell w pts 12 Pedro Saiz, Convention Centre, Washington DC, USA - WBA. Referee: Ken Chevalier. Scorecards: 120-105, 119-107, 116-112. At just 16 days notice, Michell (140) put his title on the line against a fellow southpaw in Saiz (140), a Dominican residing in Brooklyn, New York, and had little trouble picking up the points decision, using a good left jab and firing in effective combination punches. The only knockdown was recorded in the fifth round when Saiz slipped over and the latter also lost a point in the seventh when going low, but despite all that he proved himself to be a tough customer who could take a good punch.           
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1999-02-06 [[Sharmba Mitchell]] w pts 12 [[Pedro Saiz]], Convention Centre, Washington DC, USA - WBA. Referee: Ken Chevalier. Scorecards: 120-105, 119-107, 116-112. At just 16 days notice, Michell (140) put his title on the line against a fellow southpaw in Saiz (140), a Dominican residing in Brooklyn, New York, and had little trouble picking up the points decision, using a good left jab and firing in effective combination punches. The only knockdown was recorded in the fifth round when Saiz slipped over and the latter also lost a point in the seventh when going low, but despite all that he proved himself to be a tough customer who could take a good punch.           
 
    
 
    
 
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Revision as of 19:07, 23 January 2012

1999-02-06 Sharmba Mitchell w pts 12 Pedro Saiz, Convention Centre, Washington DC, USA - WBA. Referee: Ken Chevalier. Scorecards: 120-105, 119-107, 116-112. At just 16 days notice, Michell (140) put his title on the line against a fellow southpaw in Saiz (140), a Dominican residing in Brooklyn, New York, and had little trouble picking up the points decision, using a good left jab and firing in effective combination punches. The only knockdown was recorded in the fifth round when Saiz slipped over and the latter also lost a point in the seventh when going low, but despite all that he proved himself to be a tough customer who could take a good punch.

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