2009-11-28 Ali Funeka drew 12 Joan Guzman, Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada - IBF

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2009-11-28 Ali Funeka drew 12 Joan Guzman, Pepsi Coliseum, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada - IBF. Referee: Jean-Guy Brousseau. Scorecards: 116-112, 114-114, 114-114. Contested for the title that Nate Campbell forfeited, following the drawn result the title remained vacant.

In a rematch, on 27 March 2010, Guzman outpointed Funeka over 12 rounds at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. However, with Guzman coming in at 144lbs, nine pounds over the limit, the title remained vacant.

Following that, Miguel Vazquez and Ji-Hoon Kim were matched to find a new champion.