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Lennox Lewis vs Phil Jackson

Lennox Lewis vs Phil Jackson

Date: 6th May 1994

Venue: Boardwalk Convention Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

Title: WBC World Heavyweight Title

Promoted by: Main Events, Garden State Boxing


Lennox Lewis
( 24 - 0 - 0 )
Weight: 235 lbs

Phil Jackson
( 30 - 1 - 0 )
Weight: 218 lbs

Lennox Lewis's 3rd defence of his WBC world heavyweight title was staged at The Boardwalk Convention Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey and his challenger was Miami Beach, Florida's Phil Jackson (30-1-0), the single loss coming at the heavy hands of Donovan 'Razor' Ruddock.

Lewis was simply too good on the night, flooring Jackson in the 1st, 5th, and 8th rounds, the last knockdown leaving referee Arthur Mercante no choice but to save challenger from any further harm. Time of the stoppage was 1:35 of round 8.

Lennox Lewis vs Phil Jackson