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Scorecard: Williams takes Margarito's title in welterweight upset

Paul Williams punished Antonio Margarito by taking the welterweight title in a highly anticipated matchup, while Arturo Gatti was unable to make a comeback against Alfonso Gomez, writes Dan Rafael.

Updated: July 16, 2007, 5:09 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

A roundup of last week's notable boxing results from around the world:

Saturday at Carson, Calif.

Welterweight Paul Williams W12 Antonio Margarito Wins a welterweight title. Scores: 116-112, 115-113 (twice)

Records: Williams, 33-0, 24 KOs; Margarito, 34-5, 24 KOs

Rafael's remark: For years, Margarito carried the label of "the most avoided fighter in boxing." Williams, who called him out for the past year and finally got a crack at him ...

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