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Weekend scorecard: Gatti worthy of another title shot

Arturo Gatti's TKO of Thomas Damgaard on Saturday positioned Gatti for a welterweight title shot against Carlos Baldomir. Let's hope it happens this summer.

Originally Published: January 30, 2006
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

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

Sunday at Fukuoka, Japan

FeatherweightTakashi Koshimoto W12 Injin ChiWins a featherweight titleScores: 115-112, 114-113 Koshimoto, 116-111 Chi

Records: Koshimoto 39-1-2; Chi 30-3-1

Rafael's remark: This is a major upset. The 35-year-old Koshimoto became the oldest Japanese champion with the split decision victory over South Korea's Chi. Koshimoto, a southpaw, frustrated ...

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