Date: 1st February 2003
Venue: Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Title: vacant IBF World Super-featherweight Title
Promoter: Top Rank
Tv: HBO PPV
( 37 - 3 - 1 )
Weight: 129 1/2 lbs
( 42 - 5 - 0 )
Weight: 128 1/2 lbs
Hernandez and Santos met at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas with the vacant IBF world super-featherweight title on the line.
Referee Tony Weeks called a halt to the contest after Santos was cut by an accidental head butt. Hernadez was declared the winner by technical decision.
The official time of the stoppage was 2:52 of the 8th round.