Roy Jones Jr. vs. Derrick Harmon

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2001-02-24 : Roy Jones Jr. 174 lbs beat Derrick Harmon 175 lbs by RTD at 3:00 in round 10 of 12

  • WBC Light Heavyweight Title (8th defense by Jones)
  • WBA Light Heavyweight Title (7th defense by Jones)
  • IBF Light Heavyweight Title (4th defense by Jones)
  • IBO Light Heavyweight Title (1st defense by Jones)
  • NBA Light Heavyweight Title (Vacant title)

Notes

  • Jones earned $4 million and Harmon received $350,000.
  • Harmon was ranked #4 by the WBA, #8 by the IBF and #9 by the WBC.
  • There was a crowd of more than 14,000.
  • Jones busted Harmon's right eardrum in the tenth round, and Harmon's corner stopped the fight before the start of round eleven.
  • There were no knockdowns in the fight.

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