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Darchinyan TKOs Jimenez, retains IBF flyweight title

Updated: August 24, 2005, 11:33 AM ET
Associated Press

SYDNEY, Australia -- Vic Darchinyan retained his International Boxing Federation flyweight title with a fifth-round technical knockout Wednesday over Jair Jimenez at the Sydney Entertainment Center.

Darchinyan also retained the International Boxing Organization title with the win, and improved to 24-0, with 19 knockouts. Jimenez dropped to 22-5-1, with 16 knockouts.

Darchinyan was making his second defense of the world title he won from Irene Pacheco in Florida last December. ...

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