Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Jose Luis Castillo (2nd meeting)

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

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%
  • World Boxing Council Lightweight Title (1st defense of Mayweather)
  • Weights: Castillo 135 lbs, Mayweather 134 lbs


Comment(s):

- Mayweather's Ring Magazine Lightweight Championship was on the line.
- 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.