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Leiva retained his super featherweight title at Brandsen

The crown retained on Friday night was won on March 4 of this year with a divided victory against Nicolás Paz from Buenos Aires at the Enrique


The crown retained on Friday night was won on March 4 of this year with a divided victory against Nicolás Paz from Buenos Aires at the Enrique Mosconi Municipal Gymnasium in the Neuquén town of Cutral Co.

Leiva, 28, is also the World Boxing Association (WBA) lightweight fedebol champion and number 4 in the national super featherweight ranking. With this victory, his professional record extended to Leiva 9 wins, 3 losses and 1 draw (1 KO).

In the semi-main event, the local Sol Baumstarh (5-6-1, 3 KOs) beat the Pampas Aixa Adema (4-9-5, 2 KOs), by points, in majority decision after ten rounds, and retained for the first time the South American light flyweight title.