In a clash between former world champions, Alfredo “Perro” Angulo (26-7, 21 KOs) scored a ten round split decision over Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin (34-2-1, 23 KOs) in a super middleweight war on Saturday night at the Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, California. The bout was an entertaining slugfest with both fighters landing big shots. Quillin was busier, Angulo landed the harder shots. In the end, scores were 96-94 Quillin, 97-93, 96-94 Angulo.
The 36-year-old Quillin entered the fight as a 5:1 favorite. 37-year-old Angulo is now 2-0 in 2019. After the fight, former champion Caleb Truax tweeted “Angulo at the @ArmoryMn in December?” Truax and Quillin had a no-decision back in April after Truax suffered a deep cut over his right eye in the second round.