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1978-09-15 [[Mike Rossman]] w rsc 13 (15) [[Victor Galindez]], The Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana - WBA. Referee: Stan Christodoulou. Right from the opening bell, Rossman (173) took the fight to Galindez (174), boxing in a cool fashion, picking his punches well and protecting himself from the expected counters with a high guard.  Cut on the right eye in the second and having had difficulty in making the weight, the champion found Rossman a tough nut to crack and he was badly hurt by solid rights to the jaw in the eighth and ninth rounds. Galindez tried to fight back in the 11th and 12th , but by now it was all Rossman and in the 13th when the champion was hit with heavy blows without return the referee stopped the contest 55 seconds into the session.   
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1978-09-15 [[Mike Rossman]] w rsc 13 (15) [[Victor Galindez]], The Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana - WBA. Referee: Stan Christodoulou. Right from the opening bell Rossman (173) took the fight to Galindez (174), boxing in a cool fashion, picking his punches well and protecting himself from the expected counters with a high guard.  Cut on the right eye in the second, and having had difficulty in making the weight, the champion found Rossman a tough nut to crack, being badly hurt by solid rights to the jaw in the eighth and ninth rounds. Galindez tried to fight back in the 11th and 12th, but by now it was all Rossman. Under real pressure in the 13th, when the champion was hit with heavy blows without return the referee stopped the contest 55 seconds into the session.   
  
 
[[Category: 1978 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1978 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Light Heavyweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Light Heavyweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 01:32, 1 August 2013

1978-09-15 Mike Rossman w rsc 13 (15) Victor Galindez, The Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana - WBA. Referee: Stan Christodoulou. Right from the opening bell Rossman (173) took the fight to Galindez (174), boxing in a cool fashion, picking his punches well and protecting himself from the expected counters with a high guard. Cut on the right eye in the second, and having had difficulty in making the weight, the champion found Rossman a tough nut to crack, being badly hurt by solid rights to the jaw in the eighth and ninth rounds. Galindez tried to fight back in the 11th and 12th, but by now it was all Rossman. Under real pressure in the 13th, when the champion was hit with heavy blows without return the referee stopped the contest 55 seconds into the session.