1998-12-23 Jesus Rojas w pts 12 Satoshi Iida, Aichi Prefectural Gym, Nagoya, Japan - WBA

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1998-12-23 Jesus Rojas w pts 12 Satoshi Iida, Aichi Prefectural Gym, Nagoya, Japan - WBA. Referee: Armando Garcia. Scorecards: 116-112, 115-111, 116-113. Having dislocated his right shoulder in the second round, Iida (115), forced to fight one-handed and unable to use many of his other assets, went down on points to the veteran Rojas (114¾). It was a disappointing end to his title reign which had promised so much, but it was to his great credit that he made it to the final bell.