Wladimir Klitschko vs. Ray Mercer
2002-06-29 : Wladimir Klitschko 243 lbs beat Ray Mercer 228 lbs by TKO at 1:08 in round 6 of 12
- Location: Taj Majal Hotel & Casino, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
- Referee: Randy Neumann
- Judge: Adalaide Byrd
- Judge: Ed Leahy
- Judge: Nelson Vazquez
- World Boxing Organization Heavyweight Title (4th defence of Klitschko)
- Time: 1:08
- Weights: Klitschko 243, Mercer 228
- Mercer was knocked down in the first round by two left hooks.
- 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 of Mercer's jab in the third.