On This Day, Azumah Nelson defended his WBC super featherweight belt
Ghanaian Azumah Nelson, better knows as “the Professor” due to his brilliant hard hitting technique and skill, defended his WBC super featherweight championship after defeating British Jim McDonnell, by TKO in the tenth round. The fight took place at the Royal Albert Royal Hall in London, England. McDonnell was dropped 4 times during the fight. The Referee was Joe Cortez and the judges were Franz Marti, Tom Kaczmarek and Tony Castellano.