Diego Corrales vs. Joel Casamayor (3rd meeting)
Revision as of 12:48, 29 March 2012 by Emaster
2006-10-07 : Joel Casamayor 135 lbs beat Diego Corrales 139 lbs by SD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Kenny Bayless
- Judge: Nobuaki Uratani 115-112
- Judge: Adalaide Byrd 116-111
- Judge: Jerry Roth 113-114
- World Boxing Council Lightweight Title
- Corrales lost his title on the scales when he failed to make the weight. Thus, the title was on the line for Casamayor only. If Corrales had not lost the fight, the title would have been considered vacant.
- Corrales scored a questionable knockdown in round five. Casamayor scored a puff over Corrales's left eye in round six. Corrales bloodied Casamayor's nose in round twelve.
- In addition to the WBC lightweight title, Casamayor also won the Ring Magazine Championship of the World.