At New York (PPV),
John Ruiz, Methuen, Mass., (40-5-1, 28 KOs) vs. Andrew Golota, Poland (38-4-1, 31 KOs), 12, for Ruiz's WBA heavyweight title;
Chris Byrd, Flint,, Mich., (37-2-1, 20 KOs) vs. Jameel McCline, Port Jefferson, N.Y. (31-3-3, 19 KOs), 12, for Byrd's IBF heavyweight title;
Mark Johnson, Washington, vs. Luis Perez, Nicaragua, 12, for the world super flyweight title; 10 rounds
Evander Holyfield (38-7, 25 KOs) vs. Larry Donald (41-3, 24 KOs); 10 rounds,
Hasim Rahman (39-5, 32 KOs) vs. Kali Meehan (29-2, 23 KOs).
Favorite boxer of all time? hmmmm Holyfield in his prime what heart. But I have a soft spot for Golota who has mental issues but all the talent in the world.