Michael Moorer Vs Francois Botha 1996

by on November 9, 1996 in Scorecard Archive

Michael Moorer Vs Francois Botha 1996

Date: 1996-11-09
Location: MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: Heavyweight
Fighters and Weight: Michael Moorer 219 lbs, Frans Botha 224 lbs
Titles: International Boxing Federation Heavyweight
Referee: Mills Lane
Official Judges Results: 106-100 106-100 103-104

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Video:
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Fight Summary:

Moorer won by Technical Knockout with around 18-20 seconds in the twelth (final) round. I’m pretty sure by today’s officiating standards it would have been stopped much sooner. Not sure if this is a good thing though.

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