Difference between revisions of "Wladimir Klitschko vs. Ray Mercer"

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* Referee Randy Neumann stopped the fight after a barrage of unanswered power punches in the 6th round.
 
* Referee Randy Neumann stopped the fight after a barrage of unanswered power punches in the 6th round.
  
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Klitschko also suffered some battle wounds as his eyes puffed up as a result as of Mercer's jab in the third.
 
[[Category:2002 Bouts|Klitschko vs. Mercer]]
 
[[Category:2002 Bouts|Klitschko vs. Mercer]]

Revision as of 19:52, 19 February 2007

2002-06-29 : Wladimir Klitschko 243 lbs beat Ray Mercer 228 lbs by TKO at 1:08 in round 6 of 12

  • World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (Klitschko defending)
  • Referee: Randy Neumann
  • Judges: Adalaide Byrd, Ed Leahy, Nelson Vasquez
  • Weights: Klitschko 243, Mercer 228
  • Mercer was knocked down in the 1st round.
  • Mercer suffered a cut over the right eye by a lead hook in the 5th round.
  • Referee Randy Neumann stopped the fight after a barrage of unanswered power punches in the 6th round.

Klitschko also suffered some battle wounds as his eyes puffed up as a result as of Mercer's jab in the third.