Roy Jones Jr. vs. Julio Cesar Gonzalez

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2001-07-28 : Roy Jones Jr. 173 lbs beat Julio Cesar Gonzalez 174¼ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

  • WBC Light Heavyweight Title (9th defense by Jones)
  • WBA Light Heavyweight Title (8th defense by Jones)
  • IBF Light Heavyweight Title (5th defense by Jones)
  • IBO Light Heavyweight Title (2nd defense by Jones)
  • NBA Light Heavyweight Title (1st defense by Jones)
  • IBA Light Heavyweight Title (Vacant title)
  • WBF Light Heavyweight Title (Vacant title)

Comments

  • Jones was a 20-1 favorite.
  • Jones earned $1.5 million and Gonzalez received $500,000.
  • There was a crowd of 20,409.
  • Gonzalez was knocked down in rounds one, five and twelve.
  • Jones landed 192 of 375 punches (51%) and Gonzalez connected on 91 of 609 (15%).