Pier Olivier Cote vs. Juan Carlos Pastrana
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2008-07-08 : Pier Olivier Cote 127¾ lbs beat Juan Carlos Pastrana 126¼ lbs by TKO at 2:45 in round 2 of 4
- Location: Salle de Spectacles L Etoile, Brossard, Quebec, Canada
- Referee: Alain Villeneuve
- Judge: Richard DeCarufel
- Judge: Claude Paquette
- Judge: Dale Suddaby
- Time: 2:45
- Weights: Côté 127.6 lbs, Pastrana 126.1 lbs
- Pastrana is tentative at the outset, and appears content to play the role of counter-puncher. However, he is caught by two big combinations before the end of round 1.
- Confident after a strong first round, Côté comes out with all guns blazing in round 2 and records a first knockdown when he sends Pastrana through the ropes with a right hand to the body.
- Pastrana down a second time in round 2, before the referee steps in to stop the fight at 2:45.