1970-07-10 Bruno Arcari w disq 6 (15) Rene Roque, Big Top Circus, Lignano Sabbaiadoro, Italy - WBC

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1970-07-10 Bruno Arcari w disq 6 (15) Rene Roque, Big Top Circus, Lignano Sabbaiadoro, Italy - WBC. Referee: G.Martinelli. Both men attacked from the start, trading hooks and sharp jabs, with the challenger at his most dangerous when fighting off the ropes and Arcari (138¾) sending in powerful blows from his southpaw stance. Roque (139), who was rocked by big rights in the fourth, was warned by the referee for butting a round later when trying to worsen Arcari’s cut over the right eye received in the third and by the fifth he was beginning to take a hammering, especially to the body. With Roque continuing to rough his man up, the referee had seen enough and the Frenchman was disqualified at 1.29 of the sixth for illegal use of the head after Arcari was cut again, this time over the left eye. Arcari was reckoned to be well ahead at the finish.