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

Ronda Rousey UFC 190 open workout scrum

  • 2 days ago
  • 16 views

RIO DE JANEIRO -- UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey discusses Bethe Correia's recent controversial comments, her reception in Brazil, being compared to Mike Tyson, and her plans for the belt aft read news >>

Video: Watch Ronda Rousey's controversial 2014 UFC title win over Sara McMann

  • 3 days ago
  • 49 views

Ahead of Saturday’s UFC 190 event, the organization has dipped into its fight library to showcase some upcoming talent. And they emerged with one of Ronda Rousey’s more debated title defenses. Filed read news >>

WSOF hires cutman 'Stitch' Duran to work 'Palhares vs Shields' event after controversial UFC release

  • 8 days ago
  • 6 views

In a recent conference call to promote "Palhares vs. Shields," which takes place on Aug. 1, 2015, WSOF President Ray Sefo declared that he'd love to have renowned cutman Jacob "Stitch" Duran in the o read news >>

UFC Glasgow results: Michael Bisping takes split decision over Thales Leites

  • 13 days ago
  • 1 views

Michael Bisping just doesn't lose to anyone ranked below him. That trend continued Saturday. Ever a model of consistency, Bisping took a fairly close split decision victory over Thales Leites in the read news >>

UFC Fight Night 72 Results: Michael Bisping Wins Split Decision Over Thales Leites

  • 13 days ago
  • 1 views

Michael Bisping defeated Thales Leites by split decision in the main event at UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow, Scotland on Saturday. read news >>

UFC Fight Night 72 results: Bisping sneaks past Leites by split decision

  • 13 days ago
  • 6 views

Check out the result of the UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. Leites main event between top 10 middleweights Michael Bisping and Thales Leites. Michael Bisping and Thales Leites were the closing act to a read news >>

TUF 21 Finale results: Maximo Blanco gets controversial 16-second TKO of Mike De La Torre

  • 19 days ago
  • 5 views

LAS VEGAS – Maximo Blanco landed a clean right hand that gave him a 16-second win – even if it was one few in attendance thought should have been stopped so soon. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC 189 results: John Howard outworks Cathal Pendred for split-decision win

  • 20 days ago
  • 5 views

LAS VEGAS – John Howard snapped a nasty losing skid at UFC 189, outworking Cathal Pendred to take a split decision.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Angela Magana describes thought process behind controversial Twitter persona

  • 22 days ago
  • 2 views

LAS VEGAS -- Angela Magana talks about her controversial Twitter persona, fighting Michelle Waterson at the TUF 21 Finale, why she feels like she's the best in the world and much more. read news >>

Jose Aldo passed controversial out-of-competition UFC 189 test

  • 25 days ago
  • 3 views

Jose Aldo was negative for steroids and other performance-enhancers after a botched out-of-competition test conducted this past month by the NSAC in connection with Saturday’s UFC 189.Filed under: Ne read news >>