Larry Holmes vs. Scott LeDoux

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1980-07-07 : Larry Holmes 214¼ lbs beat Scott LeDoux 226 lbs by TKO at 2:05 in round 7 of 15

Notes

  • Attendance was 6,491.
  • The gate was $253,000, the largest in Minnesota history.
  • Holmes dropped LeDoux with a right hand in the sixth round.
  • In the seventh round, with LeDoux's left eye cut and swollen, referee Davey Pearl stopped the fight.
  • With the stoppage of LeDoux, Holmes tied Joe Louis' record of winning seven straight title defenses by knockout.

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