2002-11-08 Johnny Bredahl w pts 12 Leo Gamez, Falkoner Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark - WBA

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2002-11-08 [[Johnny Bredahl]] w pts 12 [[Leo Gamez]], Falkoner Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark - WBA. Referee: Steve Smoger. Scorecards: 115-114, 117-112, 117-113. Disappointed with his performance despite his points-scoring left hand, Bredahl (117) made hard work of what should have been an easier defence, the 39-year-old Gamez (116¼) having gone back considerably since his halcyon days. Game, but never threatening, Gamez should have been despatched summarily, but the champion was strangely off colour and it was probably a good thing that he was not facing a more dangerous opponent.  
 
2002-11-08 [[Johnny Bredahl]] w pts 12 [[Leo Gamez]], Falkoner Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark - WBA. Referee: Steve Smoger. Scorecards: 115-114, 117-112, 117-113. Disappointed with his performance despite his points-scoring left hand, Bredahl (117) made hard work of what should have been an easier defence, the 39-year-old Gamez (116¼) having gone back considerably since his halcyon days. Game, but never threatening, Gamez should have been despatched summarily, but the champion was strangely off colour and it was probably a good thing that he was not facing a more dangerous opponent.  
  
On 4 October 2003 at the Ryogoku Sumo Arena, Tokyo, Japan, Hideki Todaka acquired the WBA ‘interim’ title when outpointing Gamez over 12 rounds.
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On 4 October 2003 at the Ryogoku Sumo Arena, Tokyo, Japan, [[Hideki Todaka]] acquired the WBA ‘interim’ title when outpointing Gamez over 12 rounds.
  
 
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Revision as of 18:22, 21 February 2012

2002-11-08 Johnny Bredahl w pts 12 Leo Gamez, Falkoner Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark - WBA. Referee: Steve Smoger. Scorecards: 115-114, 117-112, 117-113. Disappointed with his performance despite his points-scoring left hand, Bredahl (117) made hard work of what should have been an easier defence, the 39-year-old Gamez (116¼) having gone back considerably since his halcyon days. Game, but never threatening, Gamez should have been despatched summarily, but the champion was strangely off colour and it was probably a good thing that he was not facing a more dangerous opponent.

On 4 October 2003 at the Ryogoku Sumo Arena, Tokyo, Japan, Hideki Todaka acquired the WBA ‘interim’ title when outpointing Gamez over 12 rounds.

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