2001-06-23 Manny Pacquiao w rsc 6 Lehlo Ledwaba, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - IBF
2001-06-23 Manny Pacquiao w rsc 6 Lehlo Ledwaba, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - IBF. Referee: Joe Cortez. Right from the opening bell the southpaw Pacquiao (121) came in firing rights and lefts, and in the second round he had Ledwaba (122) over before wobbling him again, only for the champion to come back strongly. However, despite Ledwaba sending in the jabs with some venom he was gradually being overrun, and in the sixth he was sent crashing from a straight left. Instinctively getting up, Ledwaba was attacked by a variety of blows before he was again put down, this time by two solid lefts and a right, and was rescued by the referee at 0.59 when rolling painfully on his side.