1960-02-04 Joe Becerra w co 9 (15) Alphonse Halimi, Municipal Coliseum, Los Angeles, California, USA - WORLD

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1960-02-04 Joe Becerra w co 9 (15) Alphonse Halimi, Municipal Coliseum, Los Angeles, California, USA - WORLD. Referee: Tommy Hart. The return match between the pair saw Halimi (117½) out in front with his better boxing before being caught with a great left hook from Becerra (118), which put the challenger flat on his back to be counted out at 0.48 of the ninth round.