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Roberto Duran Edges Tough Edwin Viruet This Day September 17, 1977 and Retains WBA Crown

 

 

Roberto Duran Edges Tough Edwin Viruet This Day September 17, 1977 and Retains WBA Crown

 

Roberto Duran 134½ lbs

Edwin Viruet 135 lbs

UD in round 15 of 15

Location: Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Referee: Isidro Rodriguez 73-68

Judge: Frank Adams 71-65

Judge: Servio Tulio Lay 73-65

WBA World Lightweight Title (11th defense by Duran)

 

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