History | Jan 29 2017

On This Day: Julio Cesar Chavez lost his incredible unbeaten record

Julio Cesar Chavez lost to a challenger who simply refused to crumble
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THE MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas has hosted more big boxing shows than any other venue over the last two decades, yet 23 years ago it was a brand-new arena.

It’s first show, set for January 29, 1994, saw Mexican superstar Julio Cesar Chavez defend his WBC super-lightweight title against American Frankie Randall, and Claude Abrams previewed the bill.

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