Australian boxer Andrew Moloney captured the imagination of the sporting world in Las Vegas at the weekend with a clinical boxing performance that should have made him … Round by round scores, judging, and ratings. Joshua Franco vs Andrew Moloney Preview Nov. 14th There’s a good world title fight scheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 14 as Andrew Moloney of Australia will attempt to reclaim the WBA Junior Bantamweight (Super Flyweight) crown from Joshua Franco of San Antonio, Texas. I can't believe they took this away from me. This will be their sixth straight show, but first world title fight as WBA Super Flyweight world champion Andrew Moloney takes on Joshua Franco in the main event. "In our instant replay rules, they clearly state in the third paragraph that unless there is clear and conclusive evidence that a foul did take place, unless we are 100 percent sure, the referee's ruling stands," Bennett said. Andrew Moloney should be the new champion.". Your best bet for the fight is right here. Both providers are charging $49.99 NZD for access, but as FAN PASS has a live stream, allows you to re-watch the fight up to 24 hours afterwards, and doesn’t require you to be an existing Sky subscriber, it’s likely the better option for most people. Moloney in fact opened up Franco’s right eye with some lethal left jabs, and was on track to win the fight before it was stopped by the dreadful decision. Did Edgar Berlanga benefit from the end of his KO streak? Andrew Moloney appeals controversial no-contest ruling in Joshua Franco fight Joshua Franco-Andrew Moloney ends in controversial no contest after replay upholds ref's ruling of accidental head-butt His own brand of Mexican Style, Ruiz outpoints Arreola for 1st win in 2 years, Abel Ramos upsets Omar Figueroa Jr.; Sebastian Fundora shines in KO victory, Training with alligators: Eubank Jr.'s preparations on new trainer Jones Jr.'s farm, Ranking the best upcoming fights, including Canelo-Saunders, Ramirez-Taylor and the return of Ruiz, Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Logan Paul: What you need to know about their exhibition bout. Many boxing fans and experts took to social media to call out the awful call. Controversy ensued, and the Nevada State Athletic Commission consulted instant replay, which has been approved in the state for years. The exchange in question occurred in the first round. "That eye was closed by 50 jabs," Moloney said. Joshua Franco took Andrew Moloney’s junior bantamweight title back in June. “Get the f**k out of Vegas,” he said, after getting in a heated argument with the Commission’s executive director Bob Bennett after the decision was revealed. Moloney is searching for a statement win in his first fight on American soil and as the headliner of ESPN's first title fight since the pandemic. LAS VEGAS -- Former WBA super flyweight champion Andrew Moloney went from a dream scenario to an absolute nightmare on Saturday, as his bid to reclaim his title against Joshua Franco resulted in a no contest. Ranking the returns of boxing's old guard, Crawford retains title with powerful TKO of Brook. Moloney, who fights out of Australia, had success early in his first meeting against Franco in June, which also took place within Top Rank's Las Vegas bubble, but he struggled through the later rounds. Referee Russell Mora declared the result a no contest, however, stating that the injury was caused by an accidental head-butt. Andrew Moloney vs Joshua Franco Round 1: Moloney starts with a few stiff jabs but Franco defends them well. Fight referees robbed the Aussie star when they took half an hour to agree on a no-decision verdict on the basis they thought Moloney had accidentally headbutted his opponent. Mora ruled that there was an accidental head-butt, which ultimately led to the no contest. After a review that took more than 20 minutes, the NSAC declared that the result would hold as a no contest, prompting Moloney to angrily exit the ring and an immediate protest from Top Rank president Bob Arum. Edgar Berlanga's first-round KO streak ends, but his unbeaten record is still intact. They weren’t the only ones baffled by the decision. Legendary promoter Bob Arum, who organised the fight, was asked what it would take to stop bad decisions happening in these big title bouts. Andrew Moloney vs. Joshua Franco WBA regular super flyweight world title fight Top Rank WELCOME TO THE LIVE BLOG Thank you for joining me tonight for … Joshua Franco couldn't continue against Andrew Moloney. The highly-anticipated bout between Australian boxer Andrew Moloney and WBA super flyweight world champion Joshua Franco has ended in controversial circumstances. They incorrectly stuck to … The difference in this one was the nonstop pressure of Franco. Franco-Moloney ends in controversial no contest, Fury says fight vs. Joshua to take place Aug. 14, Hearn: Fury-Joshua set for Aug. in Saudi Arabia, Lopez-Kambosos to co-headline June 19 card, Canelo TKO's Saunders in legacy-enhancing win, Saunders has surgery to fix fractured eye socket, Hat's off: Jake Paul sparks Mayweather scuffle, Grand jury indicts boxer in killing of woman, Canelo open to trilogy bout with rival Golovkin, Real or Not: Canelo Alvarez is the best fighter in boxing. While the cause of the swollen eye became the source of debate, Moloney's early success in the fight was not. Joshua Franco retained the WBA super flyweight championship after a controversial no-decision against Andrew Moloney. Andrew Moloney and Joshua Franco meet in a WBA world title bout. "This is an absolute disgrace," Arum said. ‘PATHETIC’: Aussie star ROBBED of title win in Vegas farce. ANDREW MOLONEY 21 WINS 14 KO 1 LOSSES Major Sponsorship Opportunities Available Find Out More WEIGHT Super Flyweight (115lbs/52.16kg) HEIGHT 165cm … By the second round, Franco's right eye had swollen completely shut, and Moloney was targeting it heavily with the left hook. That's why they have instant replay working right now.". Franco … Check out the best way to get value on tonight's matchup. Should Emanuel Navarrete move up in weight? I've trained my ass off for the last five months, been away from my family, and they just take it away from me. Moloney and his camp were furious at the decision and the fighter was seen yelling at his opponent’s corner as they exited the arena. Real or Not: Gervonta Davis' future at junior welterweight; Garcia-Haney on the horizon? By Scott Christ , Wil Esco , Patrick L. Stumberg , and Lewis Watson Jun 22, 2020, 10:00am EDT JASON MOLONEY vs Naoya Inoue WBA, IBF & RING Magazine World Bantamweight Titles Sunday November 1 – 10:30AM (AEDST) The Bubble, MGM Grand, Las Vegas USA ANDREW MOLONEY vs Joshua Franco WBA Super The boxing world has reacted largely in shock and anger to Australian fighter Andrew Moloney’s ridiculous loss to Joshua Franco in Vegas on Sunday (AEDT). Moloney vs Franco is live on ESPN this week. Moloney tries a right hand but that’s also … The first title fight in boxing since February 29 is coming tomorrow, Tuesday, June 23 at 8 PM ET, featuring the talents of Andrew Moloney vs Joshua Franco. Andrew Moloney vs Joshua Franco: boxing news, controversy, headbutt, review, Terence Crawford vs Kell Brook, results | Fox Sports The boxing world has reacted largely in shock and anger to Australian fighter Andrew Moloney’s ridiculous loss to Joshua Franco in Vegas on Sunday (AEDT). Andrew Moloney promises a different result when he fights Joshua Franco a second time on the Terence Crawford-Kell Brook card Saturday in Las Vegas. Source: SuppliedThe Australian was understandably furious at the decision, yelling at Franco and … Moloney and members of Franco's team continued to yell at one another across the MGM ballroom as Moloney was preparing to speak to the media. -Andrew Moloney (-388) vs. Joshua Franco (+308): Last week, the money line on Moloney (21-0, 14 KOs), who holds a secondary super flyweight title, was -1330, and Franco was +760. Andrew Moloney was robbed of a win against Joshua Franco during their WBA Super-Flyweight World Title fight at MGM Grand. Andrew Moloney vs. Joshua Franco Tuesday, June 23, 2020 – 10:00 PM EDT Opening line: Andrew Moloney -1500 at 5Dimes Andrew Moloney and his … Floyd Mayweather will fight both Paul brothers, Canelo Alvarez's voice grows louder as he cuts through boxing's power structure, How the world reacted to Canelo Alvarez's TKO of Billy Joe Saunders, Women's boxing pound-for-pound rankings: A familiar face returns to the top after another impressive win, The secret to Canelo's success? There's no head-butt. I can't believe they didn't give it to me. They made a mistake, the referee made a mistake. He pressed forward with no respect for the power of Moloney and eventually broke his man’s will with an 11th round knockdown. Franco threw 78 and landed only 18. In New Zealand, This Andrew Moloney vs Joshua Franco fight will be shown on TV by Sky ARENA in New Zealand, as well as online via FAN PASS. 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