Ray Mercer vs. Tommy Morrison
1991-10-18 : Tommy Morrison 221¾ lbs lost to Ray Mercer 225 lbs by TKO at 0:28 in round 5 of 12
- Location: Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
- Referee: Tony Perez
- Judge: Stuart Winston 39-37
- Judge: Ric Bays 39-37
- Judge: Jean Williams 39-37
|Titles On Line:||World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (Mercer's 1st defense)|
|Promoter(s):|| Bob Arum: Top Rank|
Link to Fight Card
|Attendance:||Near a sellout of 8,000|
- Mercer relinquised the WBO title shortly after this fight.
Morrison was outboxing Mercer and leading on all the scorecards when in 5th round he was caught by a barrage of over 15 unanswered punches. This bout is viewed as one of the most brutal KOs in heavyweight history.
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