Juan Diaz vs. Billy Irwin

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ESPN punchstats
Total Punches Díaz Irwin
Landed 238 101
Thrown 732 492
Pct. 33% 21%
Power Punches Díaz Irwin
Landed 161 81
Thrown 439 401
Pct. 37% 10%

2005-01-21 : Juan Diaz 134½ lbs beat Billy Irwin 133½ lbs by TKO at 1:27 in round 9 of 12

  • World Boxing Association Lightweight Title (2nd defending of Díaz)
  • Time: 1:27
  • Weights: Díaz 134.5 lbs, Irwin 133.5 lbs


Comment(s):

- Diaz makes his 2nd title defense with a dominating performance over the courageous Canadian challenger.
- Irwin was down for a three-count in the 2nd round.
- A right puff and lacerations on scar tissue below the eye led to the stoppage.

External Links

- The Boxing Times analysis
- Read an account of this fight here: Diaz and Brock Win Impressively