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1986-08-10 Carlos De Leon w rsc 8 (12) Michael Greer, Parking Lot, Santa’Alfio, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy - WBC. Referee: Rudy Ortega. Fighting well for the opening seven rounds, the challenger more than held his own with De Leon (188¼), hurting him with left hooks, scoring well with the jab and being ahead on all three scorecards. It was only in the eighth that De Leon came to life as Greer (186¼) was pushed back to the ropes after being hurt by solid uppercuts to the jaw. At that stage of the contest, when it was clear that Greer was unable to fight back, the referee came to his aid at 1.45 of the session.     
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1986-08-10 [[Carlos De Leon]] w rsc 8 (12) [[Michael Greer]], Parking Lot, Santa’Alfio, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy - WBC. Referee: Rudy Ortega. Fighting well for the opening seven rounds, the challenger more than held his own with De Leon (188¼), hurting him with left hooks, scoring well with the jab and being ahead on all three scorecards. It was only in the eighth that De Leon came to life as Greer (186¼) was pushed back to the ropes after being hurt by solid uppercuts to the jaw. At that stage of the contest, when it was clear that Greer was unable to fight back, the referee came to his aid at 1.45 of the session.     
  
 
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Revision as of 13:29, 28 January 2012

1986-08-10 Carlos De Leon w rsc 8 (12) Michael Greer, Parking Lot, Santa’Alfio, Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy - WBC. Referee: Rudy Ortega. Fighting well for the opening seven rounds, the challenger more than held his own with De Leon (188¼), hurting him with left hooks, scoring well with the jab and being ahead on all three scorecards. It was only in the eighth that De Leon came to life as Greer (186¼) was pushed back to the ropes after being hurt by solid uppercuts to the jaw. At that stage of the contest, when it was clear that Greer was unable to fight back, the referee came to his aid at 1.45 of the session.