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La Rioja crowned five new provincial champions

It was at the festival that took place this Friday at the Neighborhood Center of the El Cardonal neighborhood, where a total of seven fights were p


It was at the festival that took place this Friday at the Neighborhood Center of the El Cardonal neighborhood, where a total of seven fights were played, among which the belts of different categories were at stake.

Organized by Puñalada Promotions and supervised by the Riojan Boxing Federation, this Friday an amateur boxing festival was held at the facilities of the Neighborhood Center in the El Cardonal neighborhood, with the presence of more than five hundred spectators.

On the occasion, seven fights were disputed between which five provincial titles were put at stake and in addition two exhibitions and a sample of Children’s Boxing were developed, without contact by the child Bairon Borda.

In the long-distance fight, the provincial title of the category up to 69 kilos, which was vacant, was disputed, where Cristian Quinteros took the belt by beating Alex Chaile on points.

Prior to this, the belt of the categories up to 75 kg was contested, where Gastón Pintos defeated Gastón Morey on points, while the Chilean Gastón Martínez did the same against Darío Baigorria, managing to win the interim title of the category of more than 91 kg.

In another of the titles that were disputed during the night, Luis Vega beat Kevin Caliva on points and obtained the category title up to 64 kg that was vacant.

In the remaining challenge where a provincial title was disputed, Gustavo Moreno beat Maicol Peñaloza (Chilecito) by RSC (I referred, suspends combat) in the second round and obtained the title in the category up to 60 kg, which was vacant.

Completing the evening, Leonel Pacheco beat Fabricio Córdoba by RSC in the third round and Rubén Albornoz lost on points to Miguel Gómez at 71 kg.