Saul Alvarez took home a controversial split decision win over Erislandy Lara during the "Honor & Glory" boxing pay-per-view (PPV) event from Showtime, which took place last Saturday night (July 12, 2014) inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The controversy wasn't necessarily in the win for "Canelo," as it was a super-close fight, but rather in the 117-111 scorecard from ringside judge Levi Martinez. Check out the video highlights in the embedded player above and see for yourself. For our "Canelo vs. Lara" live blog, including round-by-round results and play-by-play, click here. For full "Honor & Glory" results and recap click here.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Yoel Romero Has Controversial Opinion on Gay Marriage Decision (Video)

  • 7 days ago
  • 39 views

Following his UFC Fight Night 70 win over Lyoto Machida, Yoel Romero criticized America for the Supreme Court's ruling that legalized same-sex marriage. read news >>

Yoel Romero clarifies controversial comments, says they were a 'misunderstanding'

  • 7 days ago
  • 14 views

Yoel Romero's biggest career victory soon gave way to online controversy on Saturday night. After Romero finished Lyoto Machida in the third round of their main event at UFC Fight Night 70 in Hollywo read news >>

Yoel Romero makes controversial post-fight interview after beating Lyoto Machida

  • 7 days ago
  • 41 views

Yoel Romero defeated Lyoto Machida in the main event of UFC Fight Night 70 on Saturday night in Hollywood, Florida, but his post-comments have already created controversy. After his third-round TKO s read news >>

UFC Fight Night 70 results: Hacran Dias edges Levan Makashvili via split decision

  • 8 days ago
  • 4 views

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – In a fight that slowed to a suffocating crawl down the stretch, Hacran Dias did just enough to edge out Levan Makashvili on the scorecards by the slimmest of margins after three rou read news >>

UFC Fight Night 70 results: No. 14-ranked Hacran Dias barely escapes Levan Makashvili via split decision

  • 8 days ago
  • 1 views

Hacran Dias and Levan Makashvili kicked off UFC Fight Night 70's main card on FOX Sports 1 tonight (Sat., June 27, 2015) inside Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Makashvili took the 145-pound bout read news >>

UFC releases official statement on Jose Aldo's drug test fiasco

  • 21 days ago
  • 183 views

The UFC has released a statement on the controversial drug test from Jose Aldo that was thrown out. Both Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor were subjected to random drug tests for their featherweight title read news >>

UFC 188 results: Yair Rodriguez wins wild split decision over Charles Rosa

  • 22 days ago
  • 9 views

MEXICO CITY -- All night long, the fans at Arena Ciudad de Mexico were looking for a pair of competitors to engage in an all-out war.Featherweights Yair Rodriguez and Charles Rosa gave them what they read news >>

UFC 188 results: Yair Rodriguez tops Charles Rosa via split decision after action-packed, bloody brawl

  • 22 days ago
  • 18 views

Charles Rosa had an opportunity tonight (Sat., June 13) to put the Featherweight division on notice with a big win over The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Latin America" winner, Yair Rodriguez, at UFC 188 read news >>

UFC declares 'unconditional support' to Jose Aldo following controversial drug test

  • 22 days ago
  • 7 views

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo found himself in some hot water following a controversial drug test this past week prior to his scheduled UFC 189 pay-per-view (PP read news >>

UFC releases statement on controversial Jose Aldo drug test in Brazil

  • 22 days ago
  • 190 views

The UFC is supporting featherweight champion Jose Aldo following this week’s controversial drug test ahead of his 145-pound title defense against Conor McGregor at UFC 189, on July 11. On Thursday mo read news >>