Alexis Arguello vs. Rafael Limon

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Alexis Arguello 130 lbs beat Rafael Limon 129 lbs by TKO at 1:40 in round 11 of 15

  • WBC World Super Feather Title (5th defense by Arguello)
  • Ring Announcer: Jack E. Lee


  • Limon entered the fight as the WBC #1 super featherweight contender.
  • Both fighters receive facial damage, Arguello sustains minor damage to the corner of his right eye, with a small welt beneath it while Limon receives damage both above and below his right eye.
  • Limon bleeds badly throughout most of the bout.
  • Fight fought with 8 ounce, Mexican manufactured Reyes gloves.
  • Multiple early clash of heads that Limon ends up on the wrong side of, two of which Limon stops fighting to gesture about (the second time being hit with a hard straight right hand while his hands are down)
  • A cut over Limon's right eye forced the stoppage. Referee Tony Perez waves off the contest after inspecting Limon's eyes in round 11.

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