Gerry Cooney vs. Jimmy Young
1980-05-25 : Jimmy Young 223 lbs lost to Gerry Cooney 224½ lbs by RTD in round 4 of 10
- Location: Convention Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
- Referee: Tony Perez
- Judge: Harold Lederman
- Judge: Charley Spina
- Cooney entered the fight ranked #1 by the WBA and #3 by the WBC.
- The fight was televised live on CBS.
- The fight took place in the ballroom of Convention Hall before a crowd of about 3,000.
- Cooney opened a bad cut over Young's right eye in the third round, which led to the fight being stopped at the end of the fourth.