Dennis Andries vs. Thomas Hearns

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1987-03-07 : Thomas Hearns 173¼ lbs beat Dennis Andries 173½ lbs by TKO at 1:26 in round 10 of 12

  • WBC Light Heavyweight Championship


  • Andries was making his second title defense.
  • This was Hearns' first fight above 160 lbs.
  • There was a crowd of 11,230.
  • Hearns scored six knockdowns. Andries went down four times in the sixth round, once in the ninth, and once in the tenth.
  • This was Hearns' third world title. In his next fight, he won the WBC middleweight title and became the first boxer to win world titles in four weight divisions.


The Associated Press - March 8, 1987