Ionut Dan Ion vs. Steve Forbes

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2011-02-11 : Ionut Dan Ion 146 lbs beat Steve Forbes 147 lbs by TD at 0:30 in round 6 of 10


  • Ionut Dan Ion 27-1 (15 KOs) vs. Steve Forbes 35-8 (11 KOs)
  • Fight was on the undercard of Antonin Decarie vs. Shamone Alvarez.
  • For Forbes, it was his first professional fight outside the United States.
  • Forbes came in at .14 of a pound over the agreed upon limit and was forced to forfeit 20% of his purse. (ESPN's Teddy Atlas)
  • An accidental clash of heads in Round 6 opened a large gash above the left eye of Steve Forbes. At the advice of the ringside physician, the bout was ended and sent to the judges' scorecards.