Israel Vazquez vs. Rafael Marquez (1st meeting)
2007-03-03 : Israel Vazquez 121¾ lbs lost to Rafael Marquez 121½ lbs by RTD at 3:00 in round 7 of 12
- Location: Home Depot Center, Carson, California, USA
- Referee: Raul Caiz Jr
- Judge: Jack Reiss 66-66
- Judge: Dave Moretti 65-67
- Judge: Pat Russell 65-67
- World Boxing Council Super Bantamweight Title (3rd defense by Vázquez)
- Time: 3:00
- Weights: Vázquez 55,2 kg/121.75 lbs, Márquez 55,1kg/121.6 lbs
- Márquez was floored by a left hook in the third round.
- Vazquez retired on his stool after round seven because of breathing problems from a broken nose.
- Marquez wins the Ring Magazine jr. featherweight world title.