History | Feb 17 2015

On This Day: Erik Morales deemed badly equipped to beat Naseem Hamed after lacklustre win

Sam Corbishley reflects on "El Terrible's" win over Guty Espadas that failed to impress Emanuel Steward
ErikMoralesEspadas  |  Erik Morales (L) of Tijuana, Mexico blocks a punch by WBC featherweight champion Guty Espadas Jr. of Merida, Mexico during the fourth round of their WBC featherweight title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center February 17, 2001 in Las Vegas. The undefeated Morales, a former WBC super bantamweight champion, took the title from Espadas by unanimous decision after 12 rounds.