1982-03-27 Wilfredo Gomez w rsc 6 (15) Juan Meza, Playboy Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA - WBC

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1982-03-27 Wilfredo Gomez w rsc 6 (15) Juan Meza, Playboy Hotel, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA - WBC. Referee: Harold Valan. Coming back from an unsuccessful crack at the WBC featherweight title and two catchweight victories, Gomez (121¼) again showed his class and power, especially to the body, when he subjected Meza (120) to a one-sided beating despite a lack of knockdowns. Unable to keep Gomez at bay due to his lack of punch-power and volume the challenger was always under pressure, and at 2.28 of the sixth he was rescued by the referee after he had been driven into a corner and was being pounded non-stop to head and body without reply.