Oliver McCall vs. Frank Bruno
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1995-09-02 : Oliver McCall 234¾ lbs lost to Frank Bruno 247¾ lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, United Kingdom
- Referee: Tony Perez
- Judge: Ray Solis 111-117
- Judge: Newton Campos 111-117
- Judge: Malcolm Bulner 113-115
- There was a crowd of 23,000 at Wembley Stadium.
- This was Bruno's fourth attempt at winning a world title. WBA Heavyweight Champion Tim Witherspoon knocked him out in 11 rounds in 1986, Undisputed World Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson stopped him in five rounds in 1989, and WBC Heavyweight Champion Lennox Lewis finished his fellow Brit in seven rounds in 1993.
- Bruno was the third British-born boxer to win a world title at heavyweight—the other two were Bob Fitzsimmons and Lennox Lewis—and he was the first to win it on British soil.