Difference between revisions of "Emanuel Augustus vs. Courtney Burton (2nd meeting)"

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A left hook to the body hurt Burton. A follow up barrage by Augustus, which featured several other body shots, floored Burton. Burton was counted on his knees. This was Burton's fourth consecutive stoppage loss, and fifth and his last six fights. This was a rematch of a highly controversial bout won by Burton on a split decision in 2004.
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A left hook to the body hurt Burton. A follow up barrage by Augustus, which featured several other body shots, floored Burton. Burton was counted on his knees. This was Burton's fourth consecutive stoppage loss, and fifth and his last six fights. This was a rematch of a highly controversial bout won by Burton on a split decision in 2004. ESPN reported the blows as Augustus 306/595 51%; Burton 161/583 28%.
  
 
Television: ESPN 2 (Semifinal bout to [[Allan Green]] vs. [[Emmett Linton]]
 
Television: ESPN 2 (Semifinal bout to [[Allan Green]] vs. [[Emmett Linton]]
  
 
[[Category:2006 Bouts|Augustus vs. Burton 2]]
 
[[Category:2006 Bouts|Augustus vs. Burton 2]]

Revision as of 20:44, 1 September 2006

2006-09-01 : Emanuel Augustus 138 lbs beat Courtney Burton 142 lbs by KO at 2:04 in round 8 of 10

  • Location: Million Dollar Elm Casino, Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
  • Referee: Gary Ritter

A left hook to the body hurt Burton. A follow up barrage by Augustus, which featured several other body shots, floored Burton. Burton was counted on his knees. This was Burton's fourth consecutive stoppage loss, and fifth and his last six fights. This was a rematch of a highly controversial bout won by Burton on a split decision in 2004. ESPN reported the blows as Augustus 306/595 51%; Burton 161/583 28%.

Television: ESPN 2 (Semifinal bout to Allan Green vs. Emmett Linton