(OCT 19) On Friday night, October
17th, at the Club Defensores de Villa Lujan, San Miguel,
Tucuman, Argentina, Cecilia "La Panterita" Mena, 126, now 10-1-1
(5KO), of San Miguel, Tucuman, won a ten-round unanimous
decision over Aline "La Ponderosa" Scaranello, 125.5, now 7-1-0,
of Sao Pablo, Brazil. The two were fighting for the WBC
Latino featherweight title. Final judges scores were 100-90,
100-90, and 93-97.
At the scales the day before
that was held at the Hilton Hotel, both easily made weight.
According to Boxing Total on
Facebook they said the following: "Cecilia Mena did not
disappoint the fans that was to accompany Friday night
outpointing Aline Scaranello. Scaranello went out to
fight without fear and showed a good level.She endured in the
early rounds the ravages of "Pantera" without suffering too many
mishaps. The strategy of Scaranello was to wait and try to
In the sixth round Scaranello turned up the heat and left Mena
bleeding from her nose. But that did not ease the pressure that
Mena applied to Scaranello, throwing a barrage of combination."