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After Ioka relinquished the WBC title on 29 June, being unable to defend both belts within the same time frame, a fight between [[Xiong Zhao Zhong]] and [[Javier Martinez Resendiz]] was eventually organised to find a successor.  
 
After Ioka relinquished the WBC title on 29 June, being unable to defend both belts within the same time frame, a fight between [[Xiong Zhao Zhong]] and [[Javier Martinez Resendiz]] was eventually organised to find a successor.  
  
On 14 July, [[Jesus Silvestre]] outpointed [[Edwin Diaz]] over 12 rounds at the Fair Stockade, Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico, to win the vacant WBA ‘interim’ title.
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On 14 July, [[Jesus Silvestre]] outpointed [[Edwin Diaz]] over 12 rounds at the Fair Stockade, Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico, to win the vacant WBA ‘interim’ title. Silvestre made a successful defence of the WBA ‘interim’ title when stopping [[Takuya Mitamura]] inside four rounds at the same venue on 6 October.
  
 
[[Category: 2012 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 2012 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Mini Flyweight Division]]
 
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Revision as of 10:43, 7 October 2012

2012-06-20 Kazuto Ioka w pts 12 Akira Yaegashi, Bodymaker Coliseum, Osaka, Japan - WBC/WBA. Referee: Yuji Fukuchi. Scorecards: 115-114, 115-113, 115-113.

After Ioka relinquished the WBC title on 29 June, being unable to defend both belts within the same time frame, a fight between Xiong Zhao Zhong and Javier Martinez Resendiz was eventually organised to find a successor.

On 14 July, Jesus Silvestre outpointed Edwin Diaz over 12 rounds at the Fair Stockade, Tepic, Nayarit, Mexico, to win the vacant WBA ‘interim’ title. Silvestre made a successful defence of the WBA ‘interim’ title when stopping Takuya Mitamura inside four rounds at the same venue on 6 October.