Lennox Lewis vs. Zeljko Mavrovic
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1998-09-26 : Lennox Lewis 243 lbs beat Zeljko Mavrovic 214¼ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Mohegan Sun Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA
- Referee: Frank Cappuccino
- Judge: Tom Kaczmarek 119-109
- Judge: Franco Ciminale 117-111
- Judge: Bob Logist 117-112
- Unofficial AP scorecard: 117-111 Lewis
- World Boxing Council Heavyweight Title (4th defense by Lewis)
- Mavrovic was ranked No. 1 by the WBC.
- There was a crowd of about 4,000 in the outdoor pavilion at Mohegan Sun.
- Lewis landed 216 of 507 punches, while Mavrovic connected on 132 of 298.
- This was Mavrovic's last fight. He retired due to health issues.