La Batalla: Oscar De La Hoya vs. Rafael Ruelas
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Saturday, May 6, 1995
Titles at Stake:
In his first pay-per-view appearance, WBO Lightweight Champion Oscar De La Hoya seeks to unify titles with IBF Champion Rafael Ruelas. In a heated battle between young rivals, De La Hoya floors Ruelas with a left hook in the second round and again with a right hand. Though Ruelas beats the count both times, De La Hoya pummels him until Referee Richard Steele calls a halt to the contest.