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1977-04-30 Guty Espadas w rsc 13 (15) Alfonso Lopez, Carte Clara Stadium, Merida, Mexico - WBA. A wild, swinging affair saw Espadas (111), a big puncher, finally overcome the neat-boxing of Lopez (111), who finished with cuts over both eyes. Having made a good start, the champion was pegged back by Lopez’s better work, but by the 12th the challenger had shot his bolt and was overwhelmed and rescued by the referee in the next round.   
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1977-04-30 [[Guty Espadas]] w rsc 13 (15) [[Alfonso Lopez]], Carte Clara Stadium, Merida, Mexico - WBA. A wild, swinging affair saw Espadas (111), a big puncher, finally overcome the neat-boxing of Lopez (111), who finished with cuts over both eyes. Having made a good start, the champion was pegged back by Lopez’s better work, but by the 12th the challenger had shot his bolt and was overwhelmed and rescued by the referee in the next round.   
  
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Revision as of 22:52, 30 December 2011

1977-04-30 Guty Espadas w rsc 13 (15) Alfonso Lopez, Carte Clara Stadium, Merida, Mexico - WBA. A wild, swinging affair saw Espadas (111), a big puncher, finally overcome the neat-boxing of Lopez (111), who finished with cuts over both eyes. Having made a good start, the champion was pegged back by Lopez’s better work, but by the 12th the challenger had shot his bolt and was overwhelmed and rescued by the referee in the next round.