Two

Hopkins vs. Taylor

Boxing Results

July 16, 2005

MGM Grand Garden Arena

Las Vegas, Nevada

 

 

The undisputed middleweight title bout between Hopkins and Taylor will be rebroadcast on July 23rd at

10:15pm ET\PT on HBO.

 

Undisputed Middleweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Jermain Taylor  (24-0, 17 KOs) wins a split decision over Bernard Hopkins (46-3-1, 32 KOs) - Judges

scored the bout 115-113, 112-116, 115-113 - Taylor wins WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO titles from Hopkins

 

WBC Super Bantamweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Oscar Larios (56-3-1, 36 KOs) wins by 10th round TKO over Wayne McCullough (27-6, 18 KOs) - Bout

stopped after the 10th round ended by doctor - Larios retains title

 

WBO Super Flyweight Title Bout (12 Rds)

Fernando Montiel (30-1-1, 24 KOs) wins a unanimous decision over Evert Briceno (21-3, 17 KOs) -

Judges scored the bout 117-111, 117-111, 118-110 - Montiel retains title

 

Jr. Middleweight Bout (10 Rds)

Vernon Forrest (36-2, 27 KOs) wins by second round knockout over Sergio Rios (8-2, 6 KOs)

 

 

(7/16/05)