1977-09-18 Miguel Canto w pts 15 Martin Vargas, Carte Clara Stadium, Merida, Mexico - WBC
1977-09-18 September Miguel Canto w pts 15 Martin Vargas, Carte Clara Stadium, Merida, Mexico - WBC. Referee: Jay Edson. Scorecards: 146-141, 146-142, 148-145. While Vargas (111) made most of the running it was Canto (110) who impressed with his sharp counters and his ability to control the pace. Canto, who finished with a cut under the left eye, was a worthy winner and had nothing but praise for the tough, if limited challenger.