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2005-07-08 : Emanuel Augustus 144½ lbs beat Ray Oliveira 152 lbs by TKO at 3:00 in round 8 of 10
- Location: Hampton Beach Casino, Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, USA
- Referee: Steve Smoger
- Referee Steve Smoger temporarily stopped the bout during round eight, and had the ring physician check Oliveira, after the the boxer began to act strangely. The physician allowed Oliveira to continue. However, when the rest period between rounds came, Smoger called a halt to protect Oliveira, who was taken to the hospital afterward as a precaution.
- ESPN reported the blows as Augustus 351/814 43%. Olivera 188/871 22%.