Patera lucky to beat Valentino

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Valentino and Dixon both robbed of deserved victories against Patera and Prodan, writes Vittorio Parisi from ringside

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Milan • October 25

SAD
to say but two of the three main fights of the Allianz Cloud Arena, on a show
presented by Matchroom and OPI Since 82, were marred by awful decisions. 

Italy’s
former amateur star Domenico Valentino, a 35 year old from Marcianise
who won the AIBA World Amateur gold in 2009, was on the wrong side of a very
bad decision rendered in favour of the Belgium’s European lightweight champion Francesco
Patera
, 26 and from Genk but of Italian heritage.

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