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Erik Morales eyes boxing history

Hopes to become first Mexican fighter to hold four titles

Updated: September 12, 2011, 5:41 PM ET
By Ricardo López Juárez | ESPNDeportesLA.com

TEMOAYA, Mexico -- Erik Morales' return to the ring is about to become one of the biggest boxing headlines of 2011. His road back began 23 months ago, when the 35-year-old Morales, who had been retired for two and a half years, realized he needed and wanted to continue fighting. And now, the man known as "El Terrible" has a shot at making history.

On Saturday in Las Vegas, Morales will try to become the first boxer born in Mexico to be crowned world champion in four different weight ...

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