In a statement, he said, "What happened was my arm is breaking down, my knees, shoulders. Speaking to ESPNhe said his body was no longer in a state where he could get through training.
Mosley was said to be excited about the potential fight and told World Boxing News, "I might take the fight with Liam Smith, but they say we must have a rematch clause. In round 2, Mosley suffered a cut at the hairline from an accidental clash of heads.
The Ring Magazine welterweight title was also at stake. Ceballos was down once in round 4 after an overhand right and left hook to the body. Johnson lost the light heavyweight title to Antonio Tarver in the rematch. Mosley was able to land single power shots in the late rounds, but threw very few combinations. The fight went the distance as Mosley was announced the victor.
Margarito[ edit ] Prior to one of the biggest fights of his career, Mosley began training with Naazim Richardson. Mosley was left dazed by the knockdown but managed to stand up.
The fight was pushed back to take place on September 9, instead. I tried to knock him out. Mayweather[ edit ] Main article: He specifically named Floyd Mayweather Jr. The conventional wisdom was that this was a mismatch, which would end in a brutal retirement-forcing stoppage for "Sugar" Shane.
I wanted to find out who was the best in our division. In recklessly lunging in with wild power shots of his own Mosley wound up falling into more clinches and getting caught with punches he should have avoided.
He was down again in round 8 following a flurry of punches before referee Eddie Cotton called an end to the fight. Johnson was stopped on his feet in the 11th round.
My back is starting to break down. The fight was pushed back again to December ; however, because Mosley could not guarantee he would be fully recovered, the fight was called off. Mosley was quicker than Vargas, easily winning rounds with his speed and combinations.
Boxing purists had called for the fight for over ten years. Mosley improved his ledger to 49 victories, with 41 of those victories coming inside the distance. Mayorga made a return to boxing in During the fight, neither man was in danger of going down, but both had badly swollen faces at the end and De La Hoya was bleeding from the nose for several rounds.
He was losing all rounds, up until the end of the fifth round. Near the end of the eleventh round, Mosley landed a right hand that splattered blood from Mayorga's mouth. The fight ended in a no contest when Mosley accidentally head butted Marquez twice in round three, which caused two very bad cuts above the eyes of Marquez.
Molina was also dropped to his knees in round 7. I was fighting for history.
The fight aired live on HBO. Mosley fought a further 6 times inwinning all them inside the distance. There was two wide scores of and and a more closer margin score of On judge had it had it even, whilst the other two scored it in favor of Wright, meaning he scored back to back victories over Mosley. Replays showed that Pacquiao was throwing a punch off balance, had his right foot stepped on by Mosley's left foot and went down with a little help from Mosley's right hand.
Mosley eventually TKO'd Margarito in the ninth round, after appearing to win every round up until then, in a massive upset. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Mosley immediately erupted, putting his hands on Mayorga's throat. The fight was stopped after round 8, when the ringside doctor intervened. Johnson compiled an amateur record of and was a two-time Florida State Golden Gloves Champion, once at and at the other at pounds.
Mosley also came in overweight.
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Two judges scored the fight and the third judge had it all in favor of Cotto, who retained his WBA title and gave Mosley his fifth professional loss. According to CompuBox, it was the most an opponent had landed on Mosley in the 34 fights that they have tracked from his career.
Glen "The Road Warrior" Johnson was a late bloomer of the sport, starting at 20 years old in Miami, Florida at an emerging police boxing gym. Mosley officially retired after this bout, ending his career with a record of39 KO's. After twelve rounds, Mosley emerged with a split decision victory.
At the time of stoppage, two judges had Mosley ahead with scored of andwhilst the third judge had Mayorga agead With less than a minute left in the bout, put Mayorga down on his hands and knees. The judges scores wereand for Dawson. The fight was named The Ring magazine Event of the Year for Referee Kenny Bayless stopped the fight moments later.
He added eight more to his tally of losses, many of them debatable decisions where Johnson was adjudged to have lost to the hometown fighter. Early career[ edit ] On February 11, a 21 year old Mosley made his professional boxing debut in a scheduled six round fight at the Hollywood Palladium in HollywoodCalifornia.
Mosley knocked Gomez out in round 11 to retain his title. He would not begin boxing as an amateur until a few years later.