Naseem Hamed vs. Manuel Calvo
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2002-05-18 : Naseem Hamed 126 lbs beat Manuel Calvo 125½ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: ExCel Arena, Dockland, London, United Kingdom
- Referee: John Coyle
- Judge: John Rupert 119-109
- Judge: Rocky Young 119-109
- Judge: Roy Francis 120-110
- International Boxing Organization Featherweight Title (Vacant)
- Promoter: Barry Hearn (Matchroom Boxing)
- Ring Announcer: Michael Buffer
- Aired On: Sky Box Office (UK)
- Prince Naseem looks slow and out of shape as he beats Manuel Calvo on points.
- Hamed won the fight by clear margins, but looked as if he was on the decline.
- Fans booed the performance and many of them left before the fight was over.
- Prince Naseem retired shortly after this fight.