Difference between revisions of "Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Roberto Apodaca"

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'''Weights:''' Mayweather 131 lbs., Apodaca 130 lbs.<br>
== Comments: ==
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'''Aired On:''' [[ESPN Friday Night Fights]]<br>
- Pro debut for the 1996 Olympic Bronze medalist Floyd Mayweather Jr.<br>
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'''Time:''' 0:37<br>
- Apodaca down once in the 1st and 2nd rounds from body shots.<br>
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- Referee stops the fight after second knockdown.<br>
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== Notes ==
- Apodaca listed as 2-1 coming into the fight.
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* Professional debut for the 1996 Olympic Bronze medalist Floyd Mayweather Jr.<br>
- Al Bernstein reported on ESPN's tape of the Sanders bout, that Apodaca landed only two blows.
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* Apodaca took a knee at 1:47 of Round 1 reacting from a left hook to the body. He received a [[standing eight-count]].<br>
- He also reported that Mayweather threw 35 punches per round, landing 49%.
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* At :30 of Round 2, a second left hook to the liver sent Apodaca, in obvious pain, down again. After starting a brief count, referee [[Kenny Bayless]] waved an end to the bout.
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* Al Bernstein reported on ESPN's tape of the Sanders bout, that Apodaca landed only two blows.
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* He also reported that Mayweather threw 35 punches per round, landing 49%.

Revision as of 03:35, 19 February 2009

1996-10-11 : Floyd Mayweather Jr 131 lbs beat Roberto Apodaca 130 lbs by TKO at 0:37 in round 2 of 4

Weights: Mayweather 131 lbs., Apodaca 130 lbs.
Aired On: ESPN Friday Night Fights
Time: 0:37

Notes

  • Professional debut for the 1996 Olympic Bronze medalist Floyd Mayweather Jr.
  • Apodaca took a knee at 1:47 of Round 1 reacting from a left hook to the body. He received a standing eight-count.
  • At :30 of Round 2, a second left hook to the liver sent Apodaca, in obvious pain, down again. After starting a brief count, referee Kenny Bayless waved an end to the bout.
  • Al Bernstein reported on ESPN's tape of the Sanders bout, that Apodaca landed only two blows.
  • He also reported that Mayweather threw 35 punches per round, landing 49%.