Daniel Jacobs vs. Ishe Smith
2009-08-22 : Daniel Jacobs 159¾ lbs beat Ishe Smith 159 lbs by UD in round 10 of 10
- Location: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA
- Referee: Laurence Cole
- Judge: Raul Caiz Sr 96-93
- Judge: David Sutherland 100-89
- Judge: Gale E. Van Hoy 96-93
Aired On: HBO Boxing After Dark
- NABO Middleweight Title (Vacant Title)
- Daniel Jacobs 17-0 (15 KOs) vs. Ishe Smith 21-3 (9 KOs)
- Smith, a 4-1 underdog, entered with a record of 3-2 in his previous five bouts dating back to February 2007.
- Fight was on the undercard of Juan Diaz vs. Paul Malignaggi (1st meeting). The broadcast included a seven-minute tribute to late world champions Alexis Arguello, Arturo Gatti and Vernon Forrest. All three died tragically in July.
- Title had been stripped from Aaron Mitchell on August 13, 2009 for failure to defend.
- Smith was penalized one point for hitting after the bell in round 9.
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