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Paul Williams vs Carlos Quintana

Paul Williams vs Carlos Quintana

Date: 9th February 2008

Venue: Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, California, USA

Title: WBO World Welterweight Title

Promoted by: Goossen Boxing

Tv: Sky Sports Boxing, HBO Boxing After Dark

Paul Williams
( 33 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 146 3/4 lbs

Carlos Quintana
( 24 - 1 - 0 )
Weight: 146 3/4 lbs


Having won the WBO World Welterweight Title from Antonio Margarito eleven months earlier, Williams made his first defence against Quintana in a battle of southpaws. The 32-year-old Quintana from Moca, Puerto Rico, came in as a 6-1 underdog but performed to a much higher level.

Williams was cut over both eyes. He received nine and three stitches after the bout.

After 12 rounds the ringside judges scored it to Quintana by a unanimous decision.

Scores: Jose Cobian 115-113 | Tony Crebs 116-112 | Michael Pernick 116-112.

 


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