Fareñas loses by UD in Mexico
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Sun, 09 May 2010
Marlon Aguilar of Nicaragua outworked Michael Fareñas of the Philippines for eight rounds to win by unanimous decision held in Aguascalientes, Mexico.
Fareñas had difficulty handling Aguilar who had the edge during infighting sequences. Fareñas tried to be more aggressive in the third but his momentum was hindered when he landed a low blow.
In the 6th round, the referee deducted a point from the Filipino for low blows. Fareñas was falling way behind but tried to mount a rally in the last round but could not place his punches in bunches. Another low blow from Farenas interrupted the last round action.
The 25 year old Fareñas (27W-3L-3D, 24 KO’s) is a protégé of former two division world champ Gerry Peñalosa. He won the vacant WPBF title last October 2009 with a 9th round KO of South Korea’s Jae-Bong Jang at the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City.
The 22 year old Aguilar improves to 28W-9L-1D with 17 KO’s.They were fighting in the undercard of the Latin Fury XIV fight card featuring Antonio Margarito vs Roberto Garcia.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Rene Bonsubre, Jr..
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|FIGHTERS FEATURED ON THE FEB. 19 AND MARCH 4 EDITIONS OF LA FIGHT CLUB MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES|
By , Sat, 13 Feb 2016A NEW DIRECTION FOR OMEGA BOXING: WHO'S NEXT?
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sat, 13 Feb 2016THE TALE OF US OLYMPIAN BOXER CARLOS BALDERAS
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, Sat, 13 Feb 2016HUNTER, MENDEZ, MARRERO FEATURED ON SANTA CRUZ-MARTINEZ ON SHOWTIME
By , Sat, 13 Feb 2016WESTERN CANADIANS JANKS TROTTER AND STUART MCLELLAN SET TO BATTLE FOR C.P.B.C. 154-POUND TITLE IN CALGARY, AB
By , Sat, 13 Feb 2016Tito Ortiz -- Cited for Battery on Woman ... In Vegas Club Incident
By , Sat, 13 Feb 2016CATCHING MANNY
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sat, 13 Feb 2016World Ranked Super Bantamweight Daniel Roman to take on Ramiro Robles this Friday Night on GFL.TV
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016UFC's Michael Bisping -- PEDs Broke Anderson Silva's Penis (VIDEO)
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016NBA -- Cavs fans shower Kobe with love
By Carl Tomakin, Fri, 12 Feb 2016NBA -- Bulls feel sting of long road trip
By Jose Montes, Fri, 12 Feb 2016AUSTRALIAN PROMOTER PETER MANIATIS SAYS BRADLEY'S PLAN TO TARGET PACQUIAO'S SHOULDER IS A BIG MISTAKE
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 12 Feb 2016WORLD CHAMP JACK ASIS CONSIDERS MOVING TO LIGHTWEIGHT
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016MORALDE AND SABALDE MAKE WEIGHT FOR BRAWL AT THE MALL: GLORY
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Fri, 12 Feb 2016AL RIVERA DOMINATES SHINYA IWABUCHI TO WIN VACANT OPBF TITLE BY 7TH ROUND TKO
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 12 Feb 2016Adam Lopez, Mario Muñoz & Undercard Share Their Thoughts In Advance Of ShoBox Quadrupleheader In Atlantic City, Friday, Feb. 19, 10p ET/PT Live On SHOWTIME
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016NBA -- Spurs overmatch Heat
By Roman David Garay, Fri, 12 Feb 2016The Dwyre Chronicles: "Smelts, Belts and Jose Ramírez"
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016PABUSTAN CLASHES WITH WBO BANTAMWEIGHT CHAMPION PUNGLUANG SOR SINGYU IN TITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 12 Feb 2016Ronda Rousey -- I'M FIGHTING AGAIN!!! (PHOTOS)
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016Amanda Serrano Sends an Ultimatum to All World Champions in her Division
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016FAN FAVORITES AND RISING STARS CHRISTIAN "CHIMPA" GONZALEZ, IVAN "STRIKER" DELGADO, OSCAR "EL JAGUAR" NEGRETE AND RAFAEL "EL ALIKIN" GRAMAJO TO FIGHT AT LA FIGHT CLUB'S ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY ON MARCH 4
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016"RELENTLESS" ANTONIO OROZCO IS SET TO FACE MIGUEL ACOSTA ON MARCH 25 AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO, INDIO, CA.
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016King's Promotions fighters Carlos Rosario & David Gonzales speak after big wins this past Tuesday night
By , Fri, 12 Feb 2016