HBO Boxing After Dark Results
Lucas Matthysse vs. Devon Alexander
June 25, 2011
St. Charles, Missouri
WBC Silver Heavyweight Title Bout - vacant (12 Rds)
Bermane Stiverne (21-1-1, 20 KOs) wins by TKO at :43 of the 10th round over Ray Austin (28-6-4, 18 KOs)
At the end of the third round, Austin penalized a point for shouldering after the round. In the 10th round,
Austin downed with a right hook to the side of the head (as he was ducking) - Austin just got up at the count
of 10 but when the ref asked Austin to walk towards him, the ref didn't like what he saw and stopped the bout
to the dismay of Austin.
IBF Light Heavyweight Title Bout (12 Rds)
Tavoris Cloud (23-0, 19 KOs) wins by TKO at 2:57 of the eighth round over Yusaf Mack (29-4-2, 17 KOs)
Towards the end of the eighth round, Mack went down from an accumulation of punches started by a left
hook and finished with a right to the body - up at the count of six but when the ref asked Mack to walk toward
him a few times and Mack just stood against the ropes, the ref waved the fight over. Cloud retains title.
Super Lightweight Bout (10 Rds)
Devon Alexander (22-1, 13 KOs) wins a split decision over Lucas Matthysse (28-2, 26 KOs) - Judges
scored the bout 96-93 Alexander, 96-93 Matthysse, 95-94 Alexander. In the fourth round, Alexander downed
with a straight right (up at the count of three).
IBF Jr. Middleweight Title Bout (12 Rds) - not televised
Cornelius Bunrage (31-4, 18 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Sechew Powell (26-3, 15 KOs) -
Bundrage retains title.