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Boxing – 1987 – Dr Ferdie Pacheco Interview With Winner Rocky Lockridge After Win Over Dennis Cruz


Rick “Rocky” Lockridge (born January 30, 1959) is an American former professional boxer….who is known for handing Roger Mayweather his first defeat….which was a first-round knockout in just 98 seconds….thus earning him the WBA and lineal super featherweight titles in 1984….then in 1987, he won the IBF super featherweight title….with a defeat of Barry Michael. 

Rocky Lockridge was a really good, almost great boxer during The Golden Age of Boxing….in a career that spanned from 1979 to 1992….while compiling a career record of 44 win 9 losses with 39 KO’s…..who fought one of the all time great fighters, Julio Cesar Chavez, to a majority decision…..something that very few boxers ever did. 

Rocky’s opponent in the fight that the interview in this video herewith takes place was Dennis Cruz….who was a good boxer out of New York City….that compiled a career record of 27 wins and 4 losses with 22 KO’s.

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