Miguel Angel Cotto vs. Gianluca Branco
2006-03-04 : Miguel Cotto 140 lbs beat Gianluca Branco 140 lbs by TKO at 0:49 in round 8 of 12
- Location: Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
- Referee: Luis Pabon
- Judge: Hugo Penice 70-63
- Judge: Jose Roberto Torres 69-64
- Judge: Steve Weisfeld 69-64
- World Boxing Organization Light Welterweight Title (5th defense by Cotto)
- Cotto clearly ahead on points on all scorecards at the time of the stoppage.
- Branco quit in the eighth round.