Vic Darchinyan vs. Evans Mbamba

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2011-09-03 : Vic Darchinyan 118 lbs beat Evans Mbamba 116¾ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

  • IBO Bantamweight Title (1st defense by Darchinyan)

Notes

  • Darchinyan entered as the #5 bantamweight in the world according to The Ring Magazine. Mbamba was unranked by the same publication. Darchinyan was also ranked as the WBA #1, WBO #2, WBC #5, and IBF #6 bantamweight contender prior to the fight. Mbamba entered the fight ranked as the WBC #5 & IBF #13 super flyweight contender.
  • This is Darchinyan's first fight in his native Armenia.
  • Mbamba was down once in the first round.