Vitali Klitschko vs. Obed Sullivan
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1999-12-11 : Vitali Klitschko 244¾ lbs beat Obed Sullivan 227¾ lbs by RTD at 3:00 in round 9 of 12
- Location: Sporthalle, Alsterdorf, Hamburg, Germany
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Larry Hazzard Jr. 90-81
- Judge: Victor Salomon 90-81
- Judge: Axel Zielke 90-81
- World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (2nd defense by Klitschko)
- The fight was televised by Premiere World in Germany and by Showtime in the United States.
- There was a capacity crowd of 7,000.
- There were no knockdowns.
- Sullivan retired on his stool after the ninth round.
- This was the first time Klitschko went beyond six rounds.
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