1995-12-16 Terry Norris w pts 12 Paul Vaden, CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - WBC/IBF

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1995-12-16 [[Terry Norris]] w pts 12 [[Paul Vaden]], CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - WBC/IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 119-109, 120-108, 118-110. With both men putting their respective titles up for grabs it was Norris (151½) who won through, while Vaden (154), whose performance was considered woeful, had his entire purse withheld pending a hearing. At least Norris tried to make a fight of it, continually hunting Vaden down and getting off punches to head and body, but he was unable to sustain the pressure against a man content to stay on the ropes with his gloves held high. That was generally the story of the fight and although Vaden made something of an effort in the tenth, going after Norris, the action quickly petered out.   
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1995-12-16 [[Terry Norris]] w pts 12 [[Paul Vaden]], CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - WBC/IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 119-109, 120-108, 118-110. With both men putting their respective titles up for grabs it was Norris (151½) who won through, while Vaden (154), whose performance was considered woeful, had his entire purse withheld pending a hearing. At least Norris tried to make a fight of it, continually hunting Vaden down and getting off punches to head and body, but he was unable to sustain the pressure against a man content to stay on the ropes with his gloves held high. That was generally the story of the fight, and although Vaden made something of an effort in the tenth when going after Norris the action quickly petered out.   
  
 
[[Category: 1995 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: 1995 Title Contests]]
 
[[Category: Junior Middleweight Division]]
 
[[Category: Junior Middleweight Division]]

Latest revision as of 16:23, 9 June 2013

1995-12-16 Terry Norris w pts 12 Paul Vaden, CoreStates Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - WBC/IBF. Referee: Rudy Battle. Scorecards: 119-109, 120-108, 118-110. With both men putting their respective titles up for grabs it was Norris (151½) who won through, while Vaden (154), whose performance was considered woeful, had his entire purse withheld pending a hearing. At least Norris tried to make a fight of it, continually hunting Vaden down and getting off punches to head and body, but he was unable to sustain the pressure against a man content to stay on the ropes with his gloves held high. That was generally the story of the fight, and although Vaden made something of an effort in the tenth when going after Norris the action quickly petered out.

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