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Old 11-04-2012, 07:53 PM   #6
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Default Re: Young-Ho Oh 'The Korean Terror'

Strange bout for Young-Ho Oh

April 22, 1979

With a chance at the WBC Lightweight Championship, Young-Ho takes on
compatriot and Korean Lightweight Champion, 'undefeated' Kwang-Min Kim
who was 13-0-1 (4 KO's).

Kwang-Min scores a 'close' 10-Round Decision in an over-the-weight bout at
137 lbs. versus Young-Ho.

Young-Ho then drops from #4 to #10 by the WBC in the Lightweight Divison.

Kwang-Min, suprisingly gets a shot at the WBA Light-Welterweight Champion
Antonio 'Kid Pambele' Cervantes in August 1979. Kwang-Min takes the Champion
15-Rounds, while losing a 'Split' 15-Round Decision.

Young-Ho is promised both a WBC and WBA Lightweight Championship bout, but
waits and goes inactive for 10-Months, and doesn't fight again until February 1980.
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