Rafael Pineda vs. Pernell Whitaker
1992-07-18 : Pernell Whitaker 140 lbs beat Rafael Pineda 139 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Mirage Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Hector Hernandez Vilchis 116-110
- Judge: Jerry Roth 117-108
- Judge: Frank Cairo 117-108
- Unofficial AP scorecard: 119-106 Whitaker
- International Boxing Federation Junior Welterweight Title (2nd defense by Pineda)
- Whitaker was a 6-1 favorite.
- There was a crowd of about 4,000.
- Pineda had points deducted in rounds six and eight for low blows.
- Whitaker scored a knockdown in round eight with a right hook to the body.
- Whitaker landed 321 of 787 punches (41%) and Pineda connected on 206 of 700 (29%)