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Hasegawa wins vacant WBC featherweight title

Hozumi Hasegawa of Japan beat Juan Carlos Burgos of Mexico by unanimous decision to win the vacant WBC featherweight title.
 

NAGOYA, Japan // Hozumi Hasegawa of Japan beat Juan Carlos Burgos of Mexico by unanimous decision to win the vacant WBC featherweight title.

The 29-year-old Hasegawa, a former WBC bantamweight champion, improved his record to 29-3 with 12 knockouts. The 22-year-old Burgos dropped to 25-1 with 18 KOs.

Takahiro Aoh, also from Japan, outpointed Vitaly Tajbert of Germany to win WBC super featherweight title.

Aoh improved to 20-2 with one draw. Tajbert dropped to 20-2.

Published: November 26, 2010 04:00 AM