Carlos Monzon vs. Tony Licata

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1975-06-30 : Carlos Monzon 159¼ lbs beat Tony Licata 160 lbs by TKO at 2:43 in round 10 of 15

  • Location: Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
  • Referee: Tony Perez

World Boxing Association Middleweight Title (11th defending of Monzon)

In a televised fight, Middleweight Champion Carlos Monzon (in his only title bout at Madison Square Garden) found a competitive and game opponent in young Tony Licata. Monzon was clearly ahead on points and dominated the bout with frequent combinations. Licata tried hard, and landed on occasion, but he was hit more often and had trouble penetrating Monzon's defenses.