1971-04-30 Erbito Salavarria w pts 15 Susumu Hanagata, Araneta Coliseum, Manila, Philippines - WBC

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1971-04-30 Erbito Salavarria w pts 15 Susumu Hanagata, Araneta Coliseum, Manila, Philippines - WBC. Referee: Pedro Flores. Scorecards: 76-64, 74-68, 73-66. In making a successful defence of his title, Salavarria (110½) was always in command, scoring with sharp left jabs and counters whenever Hanagata (112) got in range. To his credit, despite always running second best, Hanagata never gave up. There were no knockdowns.