Indongo Has Star Making Performance With Decision Over
Burns To Unify 140 Pound Titles
This past Saturday Julius Indongo added the WBA junior
welterweight title to his trophy case that already housed
the IBF junior welterweight title with a comfortable 12
round unanimous decision over Ricky Burns in Burns' hometown
of Glasgow, Scotland.
The bout was seen live and exclusively LIVE in the United
States on AWE - 'A Wealth of Entertainment.
"We're ecstatic at the turnout for Saturday's fight. Julius
Indongo was introduced to the American fight fans with an
outstanding performance, and he proved that he is a force to
be reckoned with in the 140 pound division. AWE will
continue to bring boxing fans in the United States the
highest quality fights from around the world,"" said AWE CEO
Indongo moved his record to 22-0 with the emphatic victory
by scores of 120-108, 118-110 and 116-112. Burns, who is
3-division world champion is now 41-6-1.
The bout marked the first boxing event on AWE since the
network was added to the DirecTV lineup. With the addition
of DirecTV, AWE pulled in its largest viewership for any
boxing match, which started broadcasting fights in 2011.