This Day in Boxing

Youngest World Champ Wilfred Benitez – Beats Antonio Cervantes This Day March 6, 1976

 

Youngest World Champ Wilfred Benitez – Beats Antonio Cervantes This Day March 6, 1976

 

  • Wilfred Benitez 138½ lbs
  • Antonio Cervantes 140 lbs
  • SD round 15
  • Hiram Bithorn Stadium, San Juan
  • Referee: Isaac Herrera 148-144
  • Judge: Roberto Ramirez Sr. 147-142
  • Judge: Jesus Celis 145-147
  • WBA Light Welterweight Title

 

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