Scott Quigg vs. Rendall Munroe (1st meeting)

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2012-06-16 : Scott Quigg 121¾ lbs drew with Rendall Munroe 121½ lbs by TD at 0:43 in round 3 of 12

Scott Quigg versus Rendall Munroe Interim WBA Super Bamtamiweght World Title Bout

  • Both fighters started well. Munroe landed body shots and uppercuts in round one, while Quigg landed solid straight punches in round two.
  • Accidental clash of heads in round thee causes a nasty gash along the length of Munroe's right eyebrow requiring nine stitches, forcing a halt to the action
  • Bout immediately declared a technical draw at 0:43 of the third as Munroe is unable to continue after the accidental clash of heads.
  • Bout was to determine the next challenger for WBA full champion Guillermo Rigondeaux in Fall 2012.
  • The bad eye cut damage made an immediate Quigg-Munroe rematch to determine Rigondeaux's next opponent unlikely.
  • Written Account of Fight: Quigg versus Munroe Ends in Technical Draw [[1]]