Difference between revisions of "Manny Pacquiao vs. Erik Morales (1st meeting)"

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* '''Vacant [[WBC]] International Super Featherweight Title'''
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*'''[[WBC]] International Super Featherweight Title''' (Vacant title)<br>
* '''Vacant [[IBA]] Super Featherweight Title'''
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*'''[[IBA]] Super Featherweight Title''' (Vacant title)<br>
* Weights: Morales 130 lbs; Pacquiao 129½ lbs
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*Weights: Morales 130 lbs, Pacquiao 129.5 lbs<br>
* Referee: [[Joe Cortez]]
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*Announcer: [[Michael Buffer]]  
* Judge: [[Paul Smith]] 115-113 | Judge: [[Dave Moretti]] 115-113 | Judge: [[Chuck Giampa]] 115-113
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* Announcer: [[Michael Buffer]]
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== Comments ==
 
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Generally regarded as an "action-packed classic." Pacquiao sustained a cut over his right eye from a headbutt in the fifth round.
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- Larry Merchant commented that Morales was an "8:" or "9:5" underdog.<br>
[[Image:MoralesPacquiao.jpg|300px|left|thumb]]
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- Generally regarded as an "action-packed classic".<br>
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- Pacquiao sustained a cut over his right eye from a headbutt in the fifth round.<br>
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- Morales staggered a few times in the twelfth when he decides to switch southpaw, not listening to his corners' instructions "Don't do anything stupid".

Revision as of 17:55, 8 April 2011

2005-03-19 : Erik Morales 130 lbs beat Manny Pacquiao 129½ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

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  • WBC International Super Featherweight Title (Vacant title)
  • IBA Super Featherweight Title (Vacant title)
  • Weights: Morales 130 lbs, Pacquiao 129.5 lbs
  • Announcer: Michael Buffer


Comments

Pacmanmoralesposter2.jpg

- Larry Merchant commented that Morales was an "8:" or "9:5" underdog.
- Generally regarded as an "action-packed classic".
- Pacquiao sustained a cut over his right eye from a headbutt in the fifth round.
- Morales staggered a few times in the twelfth when he decides to switch southpaw, not listening to his corners' instructions "Don't do anything stupid".