1990-03-31 Terry Norris w co 1 John Mugabi, The Sundome, Tampa, Florida, USA - WBC
1990-03-31 Terry Norris w co 1 John Mugabi, The Sundome, Tampa, Florida, USA - WBC. Referee: Eddie Eckert. Having won the title in less than a round, Mugabi (154) lost it in the same manner when destroyed by Norris (153¾) who came well prepared in how to deal with the slow moving champion. Caught by early punches that whistled through his guard, Mugabi should have been warned, but he persisted in carrying his right low and paid the price when Norris had him down with two chopping rights. Having taken the mandatory count, a dazed Mugabi was all over the place, and at 2.47 of the opening round he was counted out after being dropped by another heavy right to the head.