2008-05-17 Cristian Mijares w pts 12 Alexander Munoz, Centenary Auditorium, Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico - WBC/WBA

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2008-05-17 Cristian Mijares w pts 12 Alexander Munoz, Centenary Auditorium, Gomez Palacio, Durango, Mexico - WBC/WBA. Referee: Jon Schorle. Scorecards: 115-112, 116-111, 113-115.

Following his victory, Mijares was promoted to ‘super’ champion status by the WBA, which was followed by Rafael Concepcion and AJ Banal contesting the ‘interim’ championship on 26 July at the City Coliseum, Cebu, Philippines. The fight ended by way of a tenth-round count-out in favour of Concepcion.