Argenis Mendez regains championship status as Rances Barthelemy loss switched to No-Contest

According to a report from Jake Donovan of, IBF junior lightweight champion Argenis Mendez has been reinstated as a champion following his ‘ loss’ to Rances Barthelemy earlier this month in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Barthelemy had originally been declared the champion after he dropped and stopped Mendez in the second round but replays clearly show that some of the punches from his last volley came well after the bell.

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