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Winner should be world's best lightweight

By the end of Saturday night – barring a draw – either Jose Luis Castillo or Diego Corrales will be recognized as the world's best boxer at 135 pounds.

Updated: May 6, 2005, 5:53 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS – While the heavyweights plod along at a snail's pace trying to determine who is No. 1, there is no such issue at lightweight.

It's either Jose Luis Castillo or Diego "Chico" Corrales. Flip a coin now, but by the end of Saturday night – barring a draw – we'll have the answer, and finding out just what the answer is could be a whole lot of fun.

That's because lightweight champs Castillo (52-6-1, 45 KOs) and Corrales (39-2, 33 KOs), universally recognized ...

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