Billy Joe Saunders vs Marcelo Coceres
CONTROVERSY RATING: N/A
The percentage of fan cards that disagree with an official result. Exclusively on EYE ON THE RING.
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Titles at Stake:
Billy Joe Saunders makes the 1st defence of his WBO super middleweight world title, against unbeaten Argentine, Marcelo Coceres, who is a heavy underdog.
Saunders isn't impressive throughout the fight, Coceres gives him problems, but Saunders stops Coceres in 11 rounds, defends his title.
At the time of the finish, the fight was very close on the cards, Saunders was slightly ahead. Two judges had Saunders ahead, 96-94, the other had Coceres ahead by the same margin.
Saunders dropped Coceres 3 times in round 11, the referee stopped the fight when Coceres went down for the 3rd time.