Bradley Beats Pacquiao in 'Worst Decision Ever'

Loose Ball: The much-maligned win against Manny Pacquiao stinks to everyone except Timothy Bradley.

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Dunkin and Ford were clearly in the minority, since the majority was either baffled by the outcome or calling for major reform in judging fights.

Even though his victory has brought a lot of grief, Bradley might as well enjoy it. The record book says he won, and that's really all that matters.

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Based in Washington, D.C., Deron Snyder is an award-winning journalist with more than 25 years of experience, previously serving as a columnist, editorial writer and reporter with several Gannett publications. His sports column appears in the Washington Times. Follow him on Twitter.

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