View Full Version : Boxing: Cuba's Estrada survives stern early test

08-01-2012, 01:30 PM
http://l1.yimg.com/bt/api/res/1.2/nKh1ox.XwA287fwB8_JOtQ--/YXBwaWQ9eW5ld3M7Zmk9ZmlsbDtoPTg2O3E9ODU7dz0xMzA-/http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2012-08-01T153133Z_1_CBRE870174R00_RTROPTP_2_CSPORTS-US-OLY-BOXI-BXM56K-ROUNDS-DAY5.JPG (http://news.yahoo.com/boxing-cubas-estrada-survives-stern-early-test-153133125--box.html)LONDON (Reuters) - Top seeded Cuban bantamweight Lazaro Alvarez Estrada beat future U.S. professional fighter Joseph Diaz Jr. on Wednesday to advance to the quarter-finals in the best fight of the Games so far. The 21-year-old world amateur champion, possessing one of the longest reaches in the 56 kg division, overcame the American teenager 21-15 in a fight that could have been for Olympic gold had they been in opposite sides of the draw. Diaz Jr. ...

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