Joe Louis vs. Tony Musto
From Boxrec Boxing Encyclopaedia
Revision as of 18:59, 29 August 2012 by Earl
1941-04-08 : Joe Louis 203¼ lbs beat Tony Musto 199½ lbs by TKO at 1:36 in round 9 of 15
- Location: Arena, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
- Referee: Arthur Donovan
World Heavyweight Title
- Musto was knocked down in the 3rd round for a count of one, his only trip to the canvas. Louis was well ahead on points when the fight was stopped because of a severe cut suffered by Musto.