1998-11-14 Fabrice Tiozzo w co 2 Ezequiel Paixao, Francois Mitterand Space Arena, Mont De Marsan, France - WBA

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1998-11-14 Fabrice Tiozzo w co 2 Ezequiel Paixao, Francois Mitterand Space Arena, Mont De Marsan, France - WBA. Referee: John Coyle. Tiozzo (189) was never under any kind of threat whatsoever from a challenger who appeared to be short of ideas and power and after finding his range with the left jab he dropped the Brazilian with a right cross at the end of the opening session. Starting the second as he left off, Tiozzo hurt Paixao (183½) almost every time he connected and at 1.04 of the round the latter was counted out after taking another heavy right to the jaw.