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Egar Berlanga, the boxer who wanted to emulate Mike Tyson by biting his rival

By Hector Cantu The Puerto Rican was close to biting Alexis Angulo The Puerto Rican fighter, Edgar Berlanga took the victory against the Colombian


By Hector Cantu

The Puerto Rican was close to biting Alexis Angulo

The Puerto Rican fighter, Edgar Berlanga took the victory against the Colombian Alexis Angulo, two times challenger to the World title in the super middleweight division.

The demonstration that Berlanga gave to the thousands of attendees who witnessed his victory, once again places him as a boxer who is part of today’s boxing elite.

However, during the course of their battle there was a moment that was framed and that has unleashed countless criticism after trying to bite his opponent’s ear in the seventh round.

After the fight, ‘The Chosen One’, who for this battle moved his camp to Puerto Rico, explained that the bite attempt that was captured by the cameras was due to a form of reflection before his opponent’s elbows.

“He was throwing elbows. I was about to give him a ‘Mike Tyson’ and still he kept throwing his elbows, I didn’t want him to cut me, ”he detailed at the end of the fight,

In the end, the judges gave the Caribbean the victory via unanimous decision with cards 99-91, 99-91 and 98-92 in this fight agreed to 10 rounds. The Puerto Rican fighter, Edgar Berlanga took the victory against the Colombian Alexis Angulo, twice World title challenger in the super middleweight division.