1988-03-24 Samuth Sithnaruepol w tdec 11 (15) Pretty Boy Lucas, Rajadamnern Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand - IBF

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1988-03-24 Samuth Sithnaruepol w tdec 11 (15) Pretty Boy Lucas, Rajadamnern Stadium, Bangkok, Thailand - IBF. Referee: Billy Males. Scorecards: 98-96, 98-97, 95-98. Contested for the title left vacant by Kyung-Yung Lee, the unbeaten Lucas (104) got off to a fast finish before being pegged back and cut over the right eye by Sithnaruepol (105) in the ninth round. Bleeding badly, after the ringside doctor was asked to examine the cut midway through the 11th Lucas was eventually pulled out by the referee on the 2.11 mark. The decision, a controversial one,was given by the judges.