Samuel Peter vs. Jameel McCline
2007-10-06 : Samuel Peter 250 lbs beat Jameel McCline 266 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
- Referee: Mike Ortega
- Judge: Billy Costello 115-110
- Judge: Steve Weisfeld 115-111
- Judge: Julie Lederman 113-112
- World Boxing Council Heavyweight Title (Interim title)
- Peter was originally scheduled to fight WBC champion Oleg Maskaev for the full championship but Maskaev had to postpone the bout due to an injury suffered in training.
- Peter was down once in the second round, and twice in the third round.
- Blows: Peter 247/463 53%; McCline 168/365 46%.
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