LAS VEGAS -- (May 8, 2007) -- The memorial service for Diego "Chico" Corrales, 29, originally scheduled for Thursday, May 10, at 11 A.M. PT, at the Palm Green Valley Mortuary (7600 South Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89123), has been postponed. Details on the service will be forthcoming from the Corrales family. A two-division world champion, Corrales (40-5, 33 KOs), was killed in a motorcycle crash Monday evening in Las Vegas. It was the second anniversary of his epic lightweight title unification victory over Jose Luis Castillo.
Article posted on 09.05.2007