Omar Narvaez vs. Jose Cabrera

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2012-04-21 : Omar Andres Narvaez 115 lbs beat Jose Cabrera 115 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

Notes

  • Omar Narvaez 35-1-2 (19 KOs) vs. Jose Cabrera 20-2-2 (8 KOs)
  • Narvaez entered as the #1 junior bantamweight contender in the world according to The Ring Magazine. Cabrera, a 6.5/1 betting underdog, was unranked by the same publication. [1] [2]

Bou Bout S

Narvaez controlled the action throughout by coming forward, crowding Cabrera, and smothering him with flurries. Cabrera tried to land the heavier shots but struggled to hit the quicker Narvaez. A clash of heads in Round 8 opened a cut on the left eyebrow of Narvaez that bled down the side of his face for much of the remainder of the bout. Cabrera was warned for a low blow in Round 9 and deducted one point in Round 10 for a clash of heads.