Greg Page vs. Tony Tubbs
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1985-04-29 : Tony Tubbs 229 lbs beat Greg Page 239½ lbs by UD in round 15 of 15
- Location: Memorial Auditorium, Buffalo, New York, USA
- Referee: Vincent Rainone
- Judge: Joe Santarpia 145-140
- Judge: Albert Tremari 145-142
- Judge: Al Wilensky 147-140
- World Boxing Association Heavyweight Title (1st defending of Page)
- The Associated Press scored the fight 145-140 for Tubbs.
- Page defeated Tubbs six out of seven times when they were amateurs.
- Former WBA heavyweight champion Jimmy Ellis trained Tubbs for his title-winning effort against Page. Ellis, like Page, is a native of Louisville, Kentucky.