1963-07-13 Sugar Ramos w pts 15 Rafiu King, City Bullring, Mexico City, Mexico - WORLD
1963-07-13 Sugar Ramos w pts 15 Rafiu King, City Bullring, Mexico City, Mexico - WORLD. Referee: Ramon Berumen. Scorecards: 10-2, 7-2, 11-1. After almost losing his title on the scales, Ramos (126) then had to overcome damage to both of his hands, the right in the third and the left in the seventh, before taking a unanimous decision over the dangerous King (124¾), who pushed him all the way in a grimly fought contest. While there were no knockdowns, Ramos had King in some difficulty in the sixth and he himself had to hang on in the 12th as the Nigerian gave it his best shot.