1999-11-13 Fabrice Tiozzo w rtd 7 Ken Murphy, Thomas & Mack Centre, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBA

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1999-11-13 Fabrice Tiozzo w rtd 7 Ken Murphy, Thomas & Mack Centre, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA - WBA. Referee: Joe Cortez. Having been sidelined by injuries - to the jaw and back - since his last defence Tiozzo (189½) was happy to be back in action. It did not take him too long to get going, Murphy (188) being in trouble from a left hook to the body towards the end of the second round. Although Murphy was prepared to fight it had become one-sided by the fourth, and in the sixth it was noticeable that Tiozzo had picked up the pace as he looked for an early night. Still walking forward in the seventh, after Murphy found himself on the end of a short right to the head that downed him on getting back to his corner he was retired at the end of the session.