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Soto edges Diaz; Duddy wins

Updated: March 15, 2010, 12:24 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Humberto Soto, a reigning junior lightweight titleholder, moved up from 130 to 135 pounds to outslug and outbox former titleholder David Diaz to claim a vacant lightweight title via unanimous decision on Saturday night.

The fight was the co-feature on the Manny Pacquiao-Joshua Clottey undercard before an excited crowd of 50,994 Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium.

Soto (51-7-2, 32 KOs), 33, of Mexico, bookended the victory with knockdowns in the first and ...

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