Rafael Limon vs. Bobby Chacon (4th meeting)

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1982-12-11 : Bobby Chacon 130 lbs beat Rafael Limon 129¾ lbs by UD in round 15 of 15

  • WBC Super Featherweight Title (Limon defending)
  • The long armed Limon controlled the early action, landing a stiff jab, and exploding with combinations in spots.
  • As the fight wore on, Chacon was able to land the lead right with more and more accuracy on his southpaw opponent.
  • Chacon was down in round 3 from a left hand. Chacon appeared to be off balance, but a punch did land.
  • Chacon was cut near the right eye/nose in round 4.
  • Chacon was dropped in round 10 by a looping counter left.
  • Limon was down with seconds to go in round 15 after absorbing two lead rights.

Fight was named Ring Magazine Fight of the Year.

  • Video[1] Long time Chacon associate Babe Griffin can be seen in Chacon's corner.