1995-02-11 Henry Maske w pts 12 Egerton Marcus, Festival Hall, Frankfurt, Germany - IBF

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1995-02-11 Henry Maske w pts 12 Egerton Marcus, Festival Hall, Frankfurt, Germany - IBF. Referee: Chris Wollenson. Scorecards: 118-110, 118-109, 118-110. Despite having lost to Maske (174) in the 1988 Olympic final the challenger fancied his chances in this one before going the way of all of the German’s previous opponents. Marcus (173½) made a good start, winning the opening two rounds, but having run out of ideas by the fourth he failed to win a single session thereafter. After being put down in the eighth by a southpaw left that his corner felt was more of a push than a punch Marcus continued his aggressive pitch. Regardless of that, even when Maske was cut on the left eye in the tenth he remained unconcerned.