Anthony Mundine, 45-5-(27), became the first boxer to stop ‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley, 48-8-1-(39),Wednesday when he stopped the future Hall of Famer in the sixth round at the All Phones Arena in Sydney, Australia.
The win gives Mundine vacant WBA International light middleweight title
Mundine was always gonna be favoured to emerge the victor due to his sheer physical size but Mosley never shied away from getting stuck in as both battled away and were rocked in the fourth session as the fight heated up
Mundine scored with solid combinations in rounds five and six until the bout was stopped at the end of round six when Mosley complained of suffering back problems.
“Mosley is one of the greatest fighters who ever lived but he had back problem in this fight,” Mundine said. “He did hurt me once but felt I was dominating the fight.
November 26, 2013