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41 years ago

Rafael Orono vs Seung Hoon Lee

 Rafael Orono vs Seung Hoon Lee

Date: 2nd February 1980

Venue: Nuevo Circo, Caracas, Venezuela

Title: vacant WBC World Super-flyweight Title

Rafael Orono
( 10 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 113 1/2 lbs

Seung Hoon Lee
( 11 - 2 - 0 )
Weight: 114 3/4 lbs


South Korean Seung Hoon Lee travelled to Caracus, Venezuela to face Rafael Orono for the newly created WBC world super-flyweight title.

Orono became the first-ever WBC world super-flyweight champion with a split decision win over 15 rounds.

Scores: Alfredo Fernandez 150-145 | Yong-Soo Chung 147-148 | Ladislao Sanchez 148-143.