1988-05-29 Donny Lalonde w rsc 5 (12) Leslie Stewart, National Stadium, Port of Spain, Trinidad - WBC

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1988-05-29 Donny Lalonde w rsc 5 (12) Leslie Stewart, National Stadium, Port of Spain, Trinidad - WBC. Referee: Marty Denkin. Although Stewart (173¼) was knocked down by a right to the jaw in the second he came back strongly to bother the champion with solid punches of his own. Fighting on equal terms through the next two rounds, Stewart was throwing right hands of his own before Lalonde (172½) caught up with him in the fifth when dropping him with a solid right to the head. Making it to his feet at the count of ‘nine’ Stewart was allowed back into the fray, but with punches incessantly raining in on him and not fighting back the referee rescued him at 2.27 of the session.