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Remembering Wright's win over the legendary Trinidad.

Ex world champion Winky Wright was a complete fighter with exceptionally smooth defensive skills. His biggest achievement was when he completely outboxed Felix " Tito" Trinidad over 12 rounds on May 15th 2005 at Las Vegas Nevada USA and Felix Trinidad suffered his second boxing career loss. Felix Trinidad commented " I did my best, his psyche seemed more pummelled than his puffy face" Winky Wright was a great fighter his jab was very strong". Winky Wright commented " People all over said that Felix Trinidad was one of the best and that this was just a stepping stone to rematch with Bernard Hopkins or Oscar De La Hoya but I proved them wrong and with him what I did with Shane Mosley right before the fight I proved that I am one of the best also. Winky Wright displayed dazzling defensive skills and virtuoso performances to earned decision over Felix " Tito " Trinidad. The WBC Middleweight Championship fight between Winky Wright and Felix Trinidad was held at MGM Grand Las Vegas Nevada USA, on May 14th 2005. Very smart Winky Wright put on an all-time great performance in a virtual shutout of Felix Trinidad. With an impressive boxing record of Winky Wright it was clear that he gave to boxing all that it needed and left his footprints on the page of boxing history.


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