Sidorenko retains WBA title against Cordoba with draw

3/19/2007 - Boxing

STUTTGART, Germany -- Ukrainian Wladimir Sidorenko retained
the WBA bantamweight title Saturday, drawing with Panama's Ricardo

One judge ruled the fight 117-111 for Sidorenko, making his fourth
defense, while two called it 114-114. The draw was a repeat of a
fight last March in Hamburg with the title on the line.

Sidorenko is 19-0-2, while Cordoba is 29-1-2.