Boxing

Martinez captures WBO super featherweight belt

Las Vegas, NV (Sports Network) - Roman Martinez defeated Miguel Beltran in a split decision on Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center to capture the vacant WBO super featherweight belt.

Martinez (26-1-1) held the slight edge on the scorecards with a pair of 114-113 rulings while one judge had Beltran (27-2) up 116-111.

09/16 00:46:34 ET

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