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In a battle that huge stakes, Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero (31-1-1, 18 KOs) thoroughly dominated former two-time welterweight world champion Andre Berto (28-2, 22 KOs), over twelve grinding back and forth action-packed rounds, dropping him twice in the process.  The slug-fest has many commentators, fans and media, considering this war to be "Fight of the year". Guerrero, a four-time world champion over six weight classes, is the only Mexican-American fighter, other than future Hall of Famer and promoter Oscar De La Hoya, to win as many titles in as many weight classes. Credit: RingTV.com - Naoki Fukuda After once campaigning at the Junior featherweight (122 pounds) weight class, "The Ghost" has now triumphed over six weight divisions, being the only active fighter other than Manny Pacquiao to compete and win in as many divisions. "My number one goal is to give the fans the fights they deserve and use my platform as a prizefighter to help sa...
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