Bobby Berna vs. Seung-Il Suh (1st meeting)

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1983-12-04 : Bobby Berna beat Sung-In Suh by TKO in round 10 of 15

  • IBF Super Bantamweight Title (vacant)

Berna wins the inaugural IBF Super Bantamweight title.

In 1983 at the WBA's annual convention Bob Lee, president of the United States Boxing Association (USBA), lost in his bid to become WBA president against Gilberto Mendoza. Lee and others withdrew from the convention after the election, and decided to organize a new world-level organization. At first, the new group was named the IBF-USBA, and later the IBF.