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1992-07-11 [[Gianfranco Rosi]] w pts 12 [[Gilbert Dele]], Louis 11 Stadium, Monte Carlo, Monaco - IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 116-111, 116-114, 113-114. Starting strongly, despite being cut over left eye in the second round by an accidental butt, the challenger had Rosi (152¼) over in the third from a right to the head. Certainly, for the first half of the contest Dele (153¼) impressed when standing off with left jabs and right crosses, but he expended a great deal of energy when trying to find a way through Rosi’s defence and that went against him in the latter stages. Although continuing to force the fight, Dele was gradually getting pegged back and the last three sessions saw Rosi scoring well with combinations to impress at least two of the judges.  
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1992-07-11 [[Gianfranco Rosi]] w pts 12 [[Gilbert Dele]], Louis 11 Stadium, Monte Carlo, Monaco - IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 116-111, 116-114, 113-114. Starting strongly, despite being cut over left eye in the second round by an accidental butt the challenger had Rosi (152¼) over in the third from a right to the head. Certainly, for the first half of the contest Dele (153¼) impressed when standing off with left jabs and right crosses, but he expended a great deal of energy when trying to find a way through Rosi’s defence, something that went against him in the latter stages. Although continually trying to force the fight, with Dele gradually getting pegged back the last three sessions saw Rosi scoring well with combinations to impress at least two of the judges.  
  
 
[[Category: 1992 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1992 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Junior Middleweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Junior Middleweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 13:19, 9 June 2013

1992-07-11 Gianfranco Rosi w pts 12 Gilbert Dele, Louis 11 Stadium, Monte Carlo, Monaco - IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 116-111, 116-114, 113-114. Starting strongly, despite being cut over left eye in the second round by an accidental butt the challenger had Rosi (152¼) over in the third from a right to the head. Certainly, for the first half of the contest Dele (153¼) impressed when standing off with left jabs and right crosses, but he expended a great deal of energy when trying to find a way through Rosi’s defence, something that went against him in the latter stages. Although continually trying to force the fight, with Dele gradually getting pegged back the last three sessions saw Rosi scoring well with combinations to impress at least two of the judges.