Issouf Kinda vs. Chris Howard
2013-05-24 : Issouf Kinda 139¾ lbs lost to Chris Howard 140 lbs by TD at 3:00 in round 6 of 10
- Location: Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
- Referee: Danny Schiavone
- Judge: Dick Flaherty 56-58
- Judge: Tom Schreck 56-58
- Judge: Tom Carusone 59-55
Technical decision, after the bout was stopped by the ring physician. The boxers had accidentally clashed heads, resulting in Howard sustaining a closed eye he couldn't open.
Notes - In the co-main event of the evening Junior Welterweight Chris Howard 16-2-1 (7 ko’s) defeated Issouf Kinda 16-1 (6 ko’s) by split decision. Both fighters were evenly exchanging, and boxing in the 1st round. Howard’s left eye began to swell after an accidental clash of heads in the end of the round. The ringside physician stopped the action after the 6th round forcing a decision from the scorecards. The scores were 59-55 for Kinda, and 58-56 twice for Howard.