Joe Calzaghe vs. Mario Veit (1st meeting)
2001-04-28 : Joe Calzaghe 167¾ lbs beat Mario Veit 167 lbs by TKO at 1:52 in round 1 of 12
- Location: International Arena, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
- Referee: Mark Nelson
- Judge: Roy Francis
- Judge: Harold Gomes
- Judge: Harry Davis
- World Boxing Organization Super Middleweight Title (8th. defending of Calzaghe)
- Time: 1:52
- Weights: Calzaghe 167.75 lbs, Veit 167 lbs
- Calzaghe makes the 8th. defense of his title with an impressive 1st round TKO over the tough mandatory challenger Veit.
- Veit down twice before referee stops the fight.