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* Corley comes on strong with his jab, and hitting with power, measuring Bracero knocking down Bracero again in rounds three and five and doing best in rounds one through six
 
* Corley comes on strong with his jab, and hitting with power, measuring Bracero knocking down Bracero again in rounds three and five and doing best in rounds one through six
 
* Bracero came back and did best with sharp jabs in rounds seven through ten, fighting even and dropping Corley in round eight as Corley faded
 
* Bracero came back and did best with sharp jabs in rounds seven through ten, fighting even and dropping Corley in round eight as Corley faded
* If 'Tito' Bracero had turned only one more point on the scorecards, the bout would have been a ten round majority draw
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* If 'Tito' Bracero had turned only one more point on the scorecards, the bout would have been a ten round majority draw. Despite that, the bout was clearly not close.
 
* Sweet Science account of bout [[http://www.thesweetscience.com/news/articles/13974-roseland-report-bracero-upset-by-corleylevin]]
 
* Sweet Science account of bout [[http://www.thesweetscience.com/news/articles/13974-roseland-report-bracero-upset-by-corleylevin]]

Revision as of 02:19, 7 June 2012

2012-01-21 : DeMarcus Corley 137 lbs beat Gabriel Bracero 140 lbs by UD in round 10 of 10

Bracero versus Corley NABF Light Welterweight Title Bout

  • Former world light welterweight champion 'Chop-Chop' Corley, 37, 28-19-1 with 22 KOs, deals 'Tito' Bracero his first loss in 19 professional bouts
  • Chop=Chop's overhand left hand lead scoring at will on Bracero in the first round, with a confused Tito missing nearly everything he threw
  • Chop-Chop's overhand left hand lead cuts Bracero's right eye in the second, and later in the round a right hook to chin dropped Bracero-who barely beats the count
  • Corley comes on strong with his jab, and hitting with power, measuring Bracero knocking down Bracero again in rounds three and five and doing best in rounds one through six
  • Bracero came back and did best with sharp jabs in rounds seven through ten, fighting even and dropping Corley in round eight as Corley faded
  • If 'Tito' Bracero had turned only one more point on the scorecards, the bout would have been a ten round majority draw. Despite that, the bout was clearly not close.
  • Sweet Science account of bout [[1]]