Triantafyllos Mavidis (7-0, 5 ΚΟ) won the vacant ABO title at super middleweight this past Saturday, beating Jose Hernandez (19-6-1, 9 ΚΟ) with a split decision after 8 rounds.
The judges scores were 77-75 Hernandez, 77-75 Mavidis, 77-75 Mavidis. Inthering.gr had the bout 77-75 for Mavidis.
The fight was very close, with many exchanges and action, but Mavidis walked away with the win and the belt in the end.
"It wasn't the fight I was prepared to give as I was very tired mentally. I felt like that during the warm-up as well but, thank God, we got the desired result even it if was on points.
"Congratulations to my opponent who stayed standing, I was expecting him to fall", said Mavidis speaking exclusively to inthering.gr.