1989-09-09 Kenny Mitchell w pts 12 Simon Skosana, Roberto Clemente Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico - WBO

From Barry Hugman's History of World Championship Boxing
(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
 
(2 intermediate revisions by one user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
1989-09-09 [[Kenny Mitchell]] w pts 12 [[Simon Skosana]], Roberto Clemente Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico - WBO. Scorecards: 119-114, 119-110, 119-113. Dominating the fight, the champion, despite being cut over the left eye, had it all his own way as Skosana was caught time and again with all kinds of punches and seemed unable to get going. It soon became obvious that Mitchell was just too strong and too persistent for Skosana, who suffered a badly cut right eye in the sixth, and whatever the latter tried was in vain as he stumbled to clear-cut points defeat.     
+
1989-09-09 [[Kenny Mitchell]] w pts 12 [[Simon Skosana]], Roberto Clemente Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico - WBO. Scorecards: 119-114, 119-110, 119-113. Dominating the fight, the champion had it all his own way as Skosana, who was caught time and again with all kinds of punches, seemed unable to get going. It soon became obvious that Mitchell was just too strong and too persistent for Skosana, and whatever the latter tried was in vain as he stumbled to a clear-cut points defeat. Both men suffered cut eyes, Mitchell over the left and Skosana over the right.     
  
 
[[Category: 1989 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1989 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Junior Featherweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Junior Featherweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 12:57, 24 March 2013

1989-09-09 Kenny Mitchell w pts 12 Simon Skosana, Roberto Clemente Stadium, San Juan, Puerto Rico - WBO. Scorecards: 119-114, 119-110, 119-113. Dominating the fight, the champion had it all his own way as Skosana, who was caught time and again with all kinds of punches, seemed unable to get going. It soon became obvious that Mitchell was just too strong and too persistent for Skosana, and whatever the latter tried was in vain as he stumbled to a clear-cut points defeat. Both men suffered cut eyes, Mitchell over the left and Skosana over the right.

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Toolbox
Google AdSense