1988-11-05 Tacy Macalos w pts 12 Jum-Hwan Choi, Araneta Coliseum, Manila, Philippines - IBF

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1988-11-05 Tacy Macalos w pts 12 Jum-Hwan Choi, Araneta Coliseum, Manila, Philippines - IBF. Referee: Abraham Pacheco. Scorecards: 119-108, 118-110, 119-109. Macalos (107½), displaying blistering two-fisted attacks and a jarring left jab captured the title from Choi (107½), who was knocked down from a body shot in the ninth and was unable to stem the tide, despite fighting furiously in the last two sessions.