Micky Ward vs. Emanuel Burton
Revision as of 08:01, 29 August 2006 by Ric
- Referee: Steve Smoger
- Judges' scoring: Mike Nolan 98-90, Jim Fagin 96-91, John Stevens 96-94
- ESPN reported the blows as Augustus 421/918 46%; Ward 320/1182 27%. Augustus led in power blows 386 to 314.
- Commentator Teddy Atlas called it a draw.
- Burton was down in Round 9, from a left hook to the body.
- Fight was named Ring Magazine Fight of the Year.