1978-08-12 Betulio Gonzalez w pts 15 Guty Espadas, Cesar Giron Bullring, Maracay, Venezuela - WBA

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1978-08-12 Betulio Gonzalez w pts 15 Guty Espadas, Cesar Giron Bullring, Maracay, Venezuela - WBA. Referee: Tony Perez. Scorecards: 145-142, 148-144, 146-146. Having gained an early lead, Gonzalez (110½) was put under heavy pressure during the last few rounds from a desperate Espadas (111¼). Punching away with both hands in a vain effort to save his title, Espadas went down fighting.