National Museum of African American History and Culture. Photo courtesy Douglas Remley/Smithsonian.
Baltimore has another world champion boxer.
Franchon Crews-Dezurn is the new WBC Super Middleweight champion.
After 10 rounds in Las Vegas, she defeated Maricela Cornejo by majority decision. Two judges gave Crews-Dezurn the victory scoring the bout 99-91. One judge called the fight a 95-95 draw.
Crews is now 4-1 in her professional career. Cornejo is 12-3.