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RBRBoxing Results: Luis Ortiz vs. Malik Scott

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On November 12, 2016, Luis Ortiz took on Malik Scott in a 12-round Heavyweight for the vacant WBA Inter-Continental Heavyweight title at the Hall of Stars (Salle des Étoiles) in Monte Carlo, Monaco.

The 12-round fight was televised on HBO in the U.S.

In the co-main event, Jamie McDonnell took on Liborio Solis in a 12-round fight for McDonnell’s version of the WBA Bantamweight title.

Also on the card are Jason Sosa and Martin Murray.

Check out results from the entire card below. In the comments section, let us know what you thought about the main event.

After tonight’s fight, how do you think Ortiz would do with other top names in the division?

Results:

Luis Ortiz vs. Malik Scott, 12 rounds, Heavyweights

Ortiz scored a 12-round UD victory in a lackluster match. Ortiz won with scores of 120-105, 120-106 and 119-106.

Ortiz scored three knockdowns. The first two seemed as if Scott was trying to take a dive, while the third knockdown was legitimate, caused by a counter left hand to the body.

Jamie McDonnell vs. Liborio Solis, 12 rounds, for McDonnell’s WBA “regular” Bantamweight title

McDonnell scored a tough and close unanimous decision victory against Solis. McDonnell won with scores of 116-112, 115-113, and 117-111.

Jason Sosa vs. Stephen Smith, 12 rounds, for Sosa’s WBA “regular” Junior Lightweight title

Sosa retained a version of the WBA crown with a hard-earned unanimous decision victory. Sosa won with scores of 117-110, 116-112, and 116-111.

Martin Murray vs. Nuhu Lawal, 12 rounds, Super Middleweights

Murray scored a unanimous decision victory against Lawal. Murray won with scores of 117-110, 117-110, and 116-111, though he was deducted a point in Round 12 for leading with his head.

Adriani Vastine vs. Antonio Di Mario

Vastine scored a unanimous decision victory against Di Mario.

 

Gabe Rivas has written for Round By Round Boxing since July of 2013. He studies Literature and Philosophy, tutors English, and teaches Boxing. Follow him on Instagram and on Twitter @GabeRivas03.

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