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2008-04-12 Chad Dawson w pts 12 Glengoffe Johnson, St Petersburg Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA - WBC. Referee: Tommy Kimmons. Scorecards: 116-112, 116-112, 116-112. On 19 April at the Tineretului Park Arena, Bucharest, Romania, Adrian Diaconu outpointed Chris Henry over 12 rounds to win the vacant WBC ‘interim’ title. In July, rather than be forced into a defence against Diaconu, Dawson handed in his belt to challenge Antonio Tarver for the IBF title and the Romanian was upgraded to full championship status.
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2008-04-12 [[Chad Dawson]] w pts 12 [[Glen Johnson]], St Petersburg Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA - WBC. Referee: Tommy Kimmons. Scorecards: 116-112, 116-112, 116-112. On 19 April at the Tineretului Park Arena, Bucharest, Romania, Adrian Diaconu outpointed Chris Henry over 12 rounds to win the vacant WBC ‘interim’ title. In July, rather than be forced into a defence against Diaconu, Dawson handed in his belt to challenge Antonio Tarver for the IBF title and the Romanian was upgraded to full championship status.
  
 
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Revision as of 01:38, 30 January 2012

2008-04-12 Chad Dawson w pts 12 Glen Johnson, St Petersburg Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA - WBC. Referee: Tommy Kimmons. Scorecards: 116-112, 116-112, 116-112. On 19 April at the Tineretului Park Arena, Bucharest, Romania, Adrian Diaconu outpointed Chris Henry over 12 rounds to win the vacant WBC ‘interim’ title. In July, rather than be forced into a defence against Diaconu, Dawson handed in his belt to challenge Antonio Tarver for the IBF title and the Romanian was upgraded to full championship status.