2005-07-01 : Rustam Nugaev 136 lbs beat Martin Sanchez 139 lbs by KO at 2:06 in round 9 of 10
- Location: Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Kenny Bayless
Sanchez, who left the ring under his own power, died the following day, after undergoing emergency surgery for a subdural hematoma.
[Las Vegas Review Journal article]
~ Time: 2:06 | Referee: Kenny Bayless ~ Sanchez dies from injuries sustained in this fight.