Michael Moorer vs. Bert Cooper

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1992-05-15 : Michael Moorer 217 lbs beat Bert Cooper 224¼ lbs by TKO at 2:21 in round 5 of 12

Time: 2:21

Titles On Line: World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (Vacant)
Television: TVKO Pay-Per-View
Promoter(s): Kathy Duva: Main Events
Link to Fight Card
Fighters: Moorer Cooper
Prefight Records: 28-0 27-8
Weights: 217 224½


  • Moorer down in 1st and 3rd; Cooper down in 1st and 5th.
  • Moorer became the fist left-handed heavyweight champion in history.
  • Fight was named KO Magazine Fight of the Year in 1992.


Preceded by:
Mercer vs. Morrison
WBO Heavyweight Title Fight
# 5
Succeeded by:
Morrison vs. Foreman