Naseem Hamed vs. Wayne McCullough
1998-10-31 : Wayne McCullough 124 lbs lost to Naseem Hamed 125 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Clark Sammartino 112-116
- Judge: John Stewart 110-118
- Judge: Nelson Vazquez 111-117
- World Boxing Organization Featherweight Title (11th. defending of Hamed)
- Weights: Hamed 126 lbs, McCullough 125 lbs
- This was Hamed's second fight in the USA after the Kevin Kelley fight. Before the fight Naz had been experiencing problems with his trainer, Brendan Ingle, after some things Brendan said that appered in a book about Naz. This would be Hamed's last fight with trainer Brendan Ingle and with promoter Frank Warren.
- Hamed had promised to knock McCollough out within three rounds before the bout, but come fight time, Naz came no where close to stopping the iron-chinned McCullough.