1997-02-22 Nate Miller w rsc 2 Alexander Gurov, The Theatre, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA - WBA

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1997-02-22 Nate Miller w rsc 2 Alexander Gurov, The Theatre, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA - WBA. Referee: Jorge Alonso. Having his first contest in America Gurov (190) was unable to bother the champion with his southpaw stance even though he was a good three inches taller. With Miller (188) looking to jab and work the body in the opening session it was already obvious that Gurov was in for a tough night, and in the second he was quickly in trouble. Just about making it up at the count of ‘nine’, having been dropped by a right to the jaw, the former European champion was floored twice more before being stopped at 1.54 on the three knockdowns in a round ruling.