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2001-04-29 [[Roberto Carlos Leyva]] w pts 12 [[Daniel Reyes]], Jamaica Amazura Ballroom, NYC, New York, USA - IBF. Referee: Wayne Kelly. Scorecards: 114-113, 115-112, 115-112. In a battle for the vacant title following Zolani Petelo’s abdication, Leyva (104½), a slow starter, came through in the second half of an action-packed affair to take a worthy points decision, having floored Reyes (104½) in the ninth for the only knockdown of the contest. Reyes, to his credit, had attacked non-stop in the early stages and was out in front before being dropped, but from then on he was always second best.
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2001-04-29 [[Roberto Carlos Leyva]] w pts 12 [[Daniel Reyes]], Jamaica Amazura Ballroom, NYC, New York, USA - IBF. Referee: Wayne Kelly. Scorecards: 114-113, 115-112, 115-112. In a battle for the vacant title following Zolani Petelo’s abdication, Leyva (104½), a slow starter, came through in the second half of an action-packed affair to take a worthy points decision, having floored Reyes (104½) in the ninth for the only knockdown of the contest. Reyes, to his credit, had attacked non-stop in the early stages, being out in front before being dropped, but from then on he was always second best.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:36, 1 March 2013

2001-04-29 Roberto Carlos Leyva w pts 12 Daniel Reyes, Jamaica Amazura Ballroom, NYC, New York, USA - IBF. Referee: Wayne Kelly. Scorecards: 114-113, 115-112, 115-112. In a battle for the vacant title following Zolani Petelo’s abdication, Leyva (104½), a slow starter, came through in the second half of an action-packed affair to take a worthy points decision, having floored Reyes (104½) in the ninth for the only knockdown of the contest. Reyes, to his credit, had attacked non-stop in the early stages, being out in front before being dropped, but from then on he was always second best.