Daniel Maldonado vs. Jose Alberto Gonzalez
2006-11-17 : Daniel Maldonado 126 lbs beat Jose Alberto Gonzalez 126 lbs by SD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Jay Nady
- Judge: Carol Castellano 114-113
- Judge: Bill Graham 116-111
- Judge: Richard Houck 111-116
- International Boxing Association Featherweight Title (2nd defense by Gonzalez)
- Weights: 126 lbs (both)
- Action paused in Round 2 by referee Jay Nady to instruct Gonzalez to avoid leaning in with his head. Gonzalez was later warned for a head butt in the round. He too was warned in Round 2 for a low blow.
- Maldonado warned in Round 3 for a low blow.
- Both fighters warned in Round 4 to avoid clashing of heads.
- Maldonado down at 2:20 into Round 5 from a right uppercut.
- This was Maldonado's first fight under trainer Joe Delguyd. (CSI Sports)