Difference between revisions of "Ricardo Cordoba vs. Bernard Dunne"
(New page: <fight>1384548</fight> *'''World Boxing Association Super Bantamweight Title (1st defense of Cordoba) *'''Weights:''' Cordoba 124¼ lbs, Dunne 121¾ lbs ==Summary== Dunne dropped Cordo...)
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2009-03-21 : Ricardo Cordoba 121¼ lbs lost to Bernard Dunne 121¾ lbs by TKO at 2:59 in round 11 of 12
- Location: The O2, Dublin, Ireland
- Referee: Hubert Earle
- Judge: Ted Gimza 95-92
- Judge: Tom Miller 96-91
- Judge: John Poturaj 97-90
- World Boxing Association Super Bantamweight Title (1st defense of Cordoba)
- Weights: Cordoba 124¼ lbs, Dunne 121¾ lbs
Dunne dropped Cordoba late in round three with a hard left hook, but Cordoba survived the remaining seconds of the round. Cordoba came back strong to drop Dunne twice in the fifth round. Dunne recovered well in the sixth, and seemed to get increasingly stronger as the fight progressed. He finally floored Cordoba three times in the eleventh round to win the world title. Cordoba was taken from the ring on a stretcher.