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2008-06-28 [[Manny Pacquiao]] w rsc 9 [[David Diaz]], Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBC. Referee: Vic Drakulich.  
 
2008-06-28 [[Manny Pacquiao]] w rsc 9 [[David Diaz]], Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBC. Referee: Vic Drakulich.  
  
Pacquiao handed in his WBC championship belt on 28 February after deciding to challenge [[Ricky Hatton]] for ''The Ring'' junior welterweight championship belt. To find a new champion the WBC matched [[Edwin Valero]] against [[Antonio Pitalua]]. Valero had recently relinquished the WBC junior lightweight title, while Pitalua had beaten [[Jose Armando Santa Cruz]] (w co 6 The Coliseum, Monterrey, Mexico on 20 September 2008) in an eliminator.   
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Pacquiao handed in his WBC championship belt on 28 February after deciding to challenge [[Ricky Hatton]] for ''The Ring'' junior welterweight championship belt, and to find a new champion the WBC matched [[Edwin Valero]] against [[Antonio Pitalua]]. Valero had recently relinquished the WBC junior lightweight title, while Pitalua had beaten [[Jose Armando Santa Cruz]] (w co 6 The Coliseum, Monterrey, Mexico on 20 September 2008) in an eliminator.   
  
 
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[[Category: 2008 Title Contests]]
 
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Latest revision as of 10:36, 27 February 2013

2008-06-28 Manny Pacquiao w rsc 9 David Diaz, Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBC. Referee: Vic Drakulich.

Pacquiao handed in his WBC championship belt on 28 February after deciding to challenge Ricky Hatton for The Ring junior welterweight championship belt, and to find a new champion the WBC matched Edwin Valero against Antonio Pitalua. Valero had recently relinquished the WBC junior lightweight title, while Pitalua had beaten Jose Armando Santa Cruz (w co 6 The Coliseum, Monterrey, Mexico on 20 September 2008) in an eliminator.