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28 Nov 2021

Kilcullen's Dennis Hogan loses title fight in controversial fashion

Majority decision goes against Kildare boxer

Kilcullen's  Dennis Hogan loses title fight in controversial fashion

Dennis Hogan

Kilcullen's Dennis Hogan was sensationally defeated for the WBO Super Welterweight title last night, losing out on a majority decision to defending champion Jaime Mungula.

Hogan said after the bout:"I knew I won the fight. I knew in my hear and soul. So disappointed to train so hard as I did and for this  to happen."

The distraught Kildare man added everyone here knows I won the fight, except the judges, "it is bad for boxing and bad for me."

Mungula responded by saying "I clearly won the fight but if he (Hogan) wants a rematch, we'll give it to him and even in Australia."

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