1967.- Puerto Rican, Carlos Ortiz, one of the greatest fighters from that island, gave a rematch to the Mexican Cuban, Ultiminio Ramos. The fight took place at the Hiram Bithorn Satdium in San Juan. Ortiz defended the WBC lightweight crown, defeating Ultimino by TKO in round four. The Referee was Zach Clayton.
1976.- At the Sports Palace of Madrid, Miguel Velázquez from the Canary Islands, won against southpaw Thai, Saensak Muangsurin, via a fifth round disqualification, With this victory he conquered the WBC lightweight championship. The Referee of the fight was Mexican Abraham Chavarría.
1996.- Undefeated Mexican straw-weight champion, Ricardo "Finito" Lopez, defended his crown, with a third round KO of Thai Kittichai Preecha. The bout took place at the Fantasy Spring Casino in Indio, California. The Referee was James Jen Kin. The Judges were Marty Denkin, Barbara Pérez and Jerry Roth.
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