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Franchon Crews-Dezurn wins WBC Super Middleweight title
Posted: 6:06 AM, Sep 14, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-14 10:06:36Z
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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.
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