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08-17-2012, 12:55 AM
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kurt
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Meh, I didn't think it was that controversial. Could've gone either way in my eyes.
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Benson fan here, I also thought Frankie was getting the decision.

I dont get the uproar though, it was a very very close fight & wouldn't rank in the top 5 worst decisions of this year.
I agree with you both. It was a very close fight, and difficult fight to score. I'm a bit of a Benson fan too, and I also thought Edgar may have had it, but I wasn't shocked when they said "STILL". A few overreactions in this thread for sure.

I'm kind of glad with the outcome though... the last thing I wanted to see was another Edgar trilogy.

That 5th round was so frustrating to watch. I appreciate that both guys are exhausted, but neither one of them were driving the action to make a statement and clearly take the round - especially Henderson. I expected more takedown attempts from Henderson too.

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