1991-06-15 Robert Quiroga w pts 12 Akeem Anifowoshe, Hemisphere Arena, San Antonio, Texas, USA - IBF

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1991-06-15 Robert Quiroga w pts 12 Akeem Anifowoshe, Hemisphere Arena, San Antonio, Texas, USA - IBF. Referee: Barry Yeats. Scorecards: 116-112, 116-112, 115-114. Both men gave it their all in a fight that maintained a very fast pace, Anifowoshe (115) setting the rhythm with left hooks and right crosses while Quiroga (115) met him square on with overarm rights and an assortment of heavy blows. In the aftermath, tragedy struck, with the challenger slipping into a coma before eventually leaving hospital after recovering from a life-threatening operation.