Michael Moorer vs. George Foreman
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Michael Moorer 222 lbs lost to George Foreman 250 lbs by KO at 2:03 in round 10 of 12
- Date: 1994-11-05
- Location: MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
- Referee: Joe Cortez
- Judge: Jerry Roth 88-83
- Judge: Duane Ford 86-85
- Judge: Chuck Giampa 88-83
- World Boxing Association Heavyweight Title (1st defense by Moorer)
- International Boxing Federation Heavyweight Title (1st defense by Moorer)
- Program cover
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- Moorer was a 3 to 1 betting favorite.
- Moorer made $7 million. Foreman got $3 million.
- The fight aired live on HBO.
- Moorer dominated Foreman for nearly the entire fight before Foreman knocked him out with a right in the tenth round.
- Foreman regained the title he lost 20 years earlier.
- Foreman became the oldest boxer in history to win the World Heavyweight Championship at age 45.
- The fight was named The Ring Magazine Knockout of the Year for 1994.
- Foreman received The Ring Magazine Comeback of the Year Award for 1994.
- Foreman was stripped by the WBA in early 1995 for choosing to make his first title defense against Axel Schulz instead of Tony Tucker, the #1 WBA contender.