MEXICAN idol Julio Cesar Chavez retained his WBC super-featherweight title with an overwhelming win over Roger Mayweather – former WBA champion – in the second round of their scheduled 12-rounder at the Riviera Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on July 7, 1985.
Referee Richard Steele intervened after two minutes 30 seconds of the round, with Mayweather looking shaky after getting up quickly from his second knockdown of the session.
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