Ionut Dan Ion vs. Steve Forbes
2011-02-11 : Ionut Dan Ion 146 lbs beat Steve Forbes 147 lbs by TD at 0:30 in round 6 of 10
- Location: Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Referee: Michael Griffin
- Judge: Jean Gauthier 58-56
- Judge: Jean Lapointe 58-56
- Judge: Benoit Roussel 58-56
- 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.