Frank Lotierzo Scores Linares vs Crolla 2 – Saturday night in Manchester saw Venezuela’s Jorge Linares move his record to an impressive 42-3 with a wide unanimous decision over Anthony Crolla in defense of his WBA world lightweight title.
For Linares, it was his second time defeating the game Crolla. Linares first went to Manchester last September when he faced Crolla and won a unanimous decision to come home with the WBA version of the 135-pound world title. The second win was even more emphatic in favor of Linares.
What is next for the new world titlist? Talk of a “superfight” type of match-up with undefeated WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (36-0).
Frank Lotierzo Scores Linares vs Crolla 2
In this latest TBC segment we catch up with our veteran analyst Frank Lotierzo in the immediate aftermath of the fight. Lotierzo is one of boxing’s keenest eyes and he was keeping his own scorecards throughout the match. Frank tells it like it is and with the state of boxing judging in some places it is refreshing to get Lotierzo’s take. Lotierzo also talks about Linares and how he would match-up with Garcia who is coming off a dismantling of previously unbeaten Dejan Zlaticanin. Check everything Lotierzo had to say about the fight and more right here.
Check out the results and highlights from Manchester in this TBC report.
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