David Tua vs. Danell Nicholson
2001-03-23 : David Tua 247 lbs beat Danell Nicholson 223 lbs by KO at 0:34 in round 6 of 12
- Location: Texas Station Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Carol Castellano
- Judge: Duane Ford
- Judge: Art Lurie
- Aired on: Showtime
- Nicholson was dancing and jabbing four rounds and had his good moments.
- Nicholson was knocked down in the fifth round with a crashing left hook. He beat the count but was out on his feet.
- Nicholson was knocked out cold with another devastating left hook in the sixth round.
- Part of an IBF Heavyweight Elimination Tournament (Chris Byrd vs. Maurice Harris/David Tua vs. Nicholson)