Whitfield loses bout in Argentina

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WBO flyweight champion Omar Narvaez (29-0-2, 18 KOs) scored a tenth-round technical knockout over previously unbeaten Rayonta Whitfield (22-1, 11 KOs) of Augusta on Saturday night, according to fightnews.com.

The fight was held at the Nuevo Palacio Aurinegro in Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina.

It was the 15th defense of the title for Narvaez, who broke the Argentinean record set by Carlos Monzon. Narvaez has held the belt since July 2002.

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