Juan Diaz vs. Paul Malignaggi (2nd meeting)

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Juan Diaz 138 lbs lost to Paul Malignaggi 138 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

  • NABO Light Welterweight Title


  • Malignaggi combination opened up a cut over the left eye of Diaz in the second.
  • A Malignaggi push or punch to Diaz' head caused Diaz' glove to touch the canvas in the tenth round. The referee called it a knockdown.
  • Diaz coming forward aggressively throwing combinations, with Malignaggi jabbing and countering.
  • Diaz more aggressive in rounds 3, 4, 5 and 12, winning these rounds, 7 appeared close.
  • Malignaggi scoring consistently to win rounds 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11.
  • Best rounds of the fight: 8 and 12, featuring wild exchanges, Malignaggi landing while holding in the eighth, Diaz superior in the twelfth.

Preceded by:
Galarza vs. Allotey
NABO Light Welterweight Title Fight
# 32
Succeeded by:
Judah vs. Matthysse