Troy Ross vs. Michael Simms
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2009-06-19 : Troy Ross 193¾ lbs beat Michael Simms 199¾ lbs by UD in round 10 of 10
- Location: Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- Referee: Michael Griffin
- Judge: Richard DeCarufel 98-91
- Judge: Pasquale Procopio 99-90
- Judge: Benoit Roussel 99-90
Aired On: Versus
- Troy Ross 21-1 (15 KOs) vs. Michael Simms 20-10-1 (13 KOs)
- Fight was on the undercard of Diaconu vs. Pascal I.
- Ross entered as the # 9 cruiserweight in the world according to The Ring Magazine. Simms, 1-6 in his previous 7 bouts, was unranked by the same publication.
- It was Ross's first bout following his championship victory on Season IV of the American television series "The Contender".