On this day in 2005 in one of the greatest fights in boxing history, Diego Corrales gets off the canvas twice in the tenth round to stop Jose Luis Castillo and win the unified WBC and WBO lightweight titles. Exactly two years later, Corrales would be killed in a motorcycle accident at age 29. Fight video below.
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