2004-12-11 Miguel Cotto w rsc 6 Randall Bailey, Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBO

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2004-12-11 Miguel Cotto w rsc 6 Randall Bailey, Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBO. Referee: Norm Budden. Although Bailey (139½) went into the fight full of purpose by the end of the third round it had virtually been knocked out of him, heavy punches to head and body having floored him twice, in the second and third. Now cut over the left eye and shaken up, the former champion backed off during the next two sessions prior to Cotto (140) eventually moving up a gear in the sixth to batter him all round the ring with solid blows from both hands. When Bailey was cut on his right eye it was an injury that forced the referee to call it off on the 1.39 mark.