Posted December 13, 2012 by DJ Enuff in Sports

This Day in Boxing History: Julio Cesar Chavez Defeats Juan LaPorte at MSG! [Video]


In honor of 12/12/12 and the Hurricane Sandy Relief concert at MSG let’s take a look at ‘This Day in Boxing History’! On December 12, 1986 at Madison Square Garden in NYC, Julio Cesar Chavez stepped into the ring with Juan LaPorte and won a 12-round unanimous decision to retain his WBC Super Featherweight Title Belt! The fight truely went the distance, and it is considered to be one of the best featherweight fights of all-time! Check out the full fight on video above!