On March, 17 1990 Mexican boxing legend
Julio Cesar Chavez
in Las Vegas, USA to unify WBC-IBF world 140 lb championship title. This historic boxing fight nicknamed Thunder Meets Lightning
would later be named Ring Magazine's Fight of the Year
for 1990, and later still the Fight of the Decade
for the 1990s. In this greatest bout fast Taylor was ahead on points before last round, but with seconds to go in the fight, Chavez staggered Taylor with a right hand and then dropped him. Taylor got to his feet at the count of six, but referee stopped the fight.