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

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<fight>11001</fight>
 
<fight>11001</fight>
*'''Weights:''' Mayweather 131 lbs, Apodaca 130 lbs
 
 
*'''Aired On:''' [[ESPN Friday Night Fights]]
 
*'''Aired On:''' [[ESPN Friday Night Fights]]
*'''Time:''' 0:37
 
  
 
== Notes ==
 
== Notes ==
 
*Professional debut for 1996 Olympic Bronze Medalist [[Floyd Mayweather Jr.]]
 
*Professional debut for 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 [[mandatory eight-count]].
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*Apodaca took a knee at 1:47 of Round 1 reacting from a left hook to the body.  
 
*At 0:30 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.
 
*At 0:30 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%.
 
*[[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%.

Revision as of 02:30, 9 May 2012

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

Notes

  • Professional debut for 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.
  • At 0:30 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%.