Difference between revisions of "Emile Griffith vs. Nino Benvenuti (3rd meeting)"

From BoxRec
Jump to: navigation, search
m (Comments)
(deleted redundant mention of weights)
 
Line 2: Line 2:
 
*'''[[World Boxing Association]] Middleweight Title''' (1st defending of Griffith)<br>
 
*'''[[World Boxing Association]] Middleweight Title''' (1st defending of Griffith)<br>
 
*'''[[World Boxing Council]] Middleweight Title''' (1st defending of Griffith)<br>
 
*'''[[World Boxing Council]] Middleweight Title''' (1st defending of Griffith)<br>
*'''Weights:''' Griffith 154.5 lbs, Benvenuti 160 lbs
+
 
<br clear=all>
+
 
== Comments ==
 
== Comments ==
 
- Griffith was knocked down in the 9th round.<br>
 
- Griffith was knocked down in the 9th round.<br>

Latest revision as of 05:59, 10 February 2013

1968-03-04 : Nino Benvenuti 160 lbs beat Emile Griffith 154½ lbs by UD in round 15 of 15

Comments

- Griffith was knocked down in the 9th round.
- See also: Emile Griffith vs. Nino Benvenuti (1st meeting)
- See also: Nino Benvenuti vs. Emile Griffith (2nd meeting)
- Judge Al Berl 7-7-1 (9-8, points for Nino based on extra point for knockdown)


Preceded by:
Benvenuti vs. Griffith II
WBA Middleweight Title Fight
# 12
WBC Middleweight Title Fight
# 10
Succeeded by:
Benvenuti vs. Fullmer II