Pacquiao rallies, stuns Morales with 10th-round TKO

Manny Pacquiao avenged a March loss to Erik Morales, flooring his foe twice in scoring a 10th-round TKO in their rematch Saturday in Las Vegas.

Originally Published: January 21, 2006
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- Erik Morales had been down just once previously in his career, and that was a questionable 12th-round knockdown in his first epic duel with Marco Antonio Barrera in 2000.

Then came the force known as Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night.

Pacquiao, seeking revenge for a unanimous decision loss to Morales last March 19, powered his way to a pair of knockdowns and a 10th-round TKO in a junior lightweight fight before a raucous crowd of 14,618 at the Thomas & Mack Center.

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