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== Comments ==
 
== Comments ==
* Mayweather's Ring Magazine Lightweight Championship was on the line.
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* Mayweather defends his [[Ring Magazine]] Lightweight Championship.
 
* Mayweather kept his distance and outboxed Castillo early.
 
* Mayweather kept his distance and outboxed Castillo early.
 
* Castillo was able to get inside and land to the body in the middle rounds.
 
* Castillo was able to get inside and land to the body in the middle rounds.

Revision as of 13:39, 26 April 2008

2002-12-07 : Floyd Mayweather Jr 134 lbs beat Jose Luis Castillo 135 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

  • World Boxing Council Lightweight Title (Mayweather's 1st defense)
  • Weights: Castillo 135 lbs, Mayweather 134 lbs
Compubox punchstats
Total Punches Mayweather Castillo
Landed 162 137
Thrown 399 604
Pct. 41% 23%
Power Punches Mayweather Castillo
Landed 74 101
Thrown 164 427
Pct. 45% 24%


Comments

  • Mayweather defends his Ring Magazine Lightweight Championship.
  • Mayweather kept his distance and outboxed Castillo early.
  • Castillo was able to get inside and land to the body in the middle rounds.
  • Mayweather secured the fight by boxing and moving late.
  • HBO unofficial scorer Harold Lederman had Mayweather ahead 115-113.
  • Fellow analyst Larry Merchant also scored it 115-113 for Mayweather.