Ana Julaton Defeats Jessica Villafranca, Retains Her WBO Title (Video)

Filipina-American boxer Ana “Hurricane” Julaton has retained her WBO female super bantamweight title with a comfortable win over Jessica Villafranca at the Polifuncional Sports Complex in Yucatan, Mexico last Saturday.

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All three judges had scored the fight unanimously in Julaton's favor with Levi Martinez scoring it 97-92, Alejandro Lopez Cid 98-91 and Victor Salomon 96-93 despite the fact that referee Miguel Angel Canul deducted a point from Julaton in the sixth round.

The Daly City-based Filipina improved to 10-2-1 with 1 knockout while the 18-year-old Villafranca dropped to 12-4-0 with 6 knockouts. Julaton successfully defended her title for the second time.

Here's a video of a News TV report on Julaton vs Villafranca boxing match courtesy of YouTube: