Roy Jones Jr. vs. Reggie Johnson

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1999-06-05 : Reggie Johnson 171 lbs lost to Roy Jones Jr 174 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

  • WBC Light Heavyweight Title (4th defense by Jones)
  • WBA Light Heavyweight Title (3rd defense by Jones)
  • IBF Light Heavyweight Title (3rd defense by Johnson)
  • Program Cover


Notes

  • There was a crowd of 9,150 at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum.
  • Johnson was knocked down once in the first round and once in the third.
  • Jones landed 273 of 520 punches (52%) and Johnson connected on 49 of 380 (13%).
  • Jones became the first Undisputed World Light Heavyweight Champion since Michael Spinks relinquished the title in 1985 to campaign as a heavyweight.