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Ray Leonard
Leonard
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VS
Jun 12 1989
Monday

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, United States

12 round contest @ Super Middleweight
Thomas Hearns
Hearns
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35-1-0
SD 12

Score cards

  • 113-112
  • 112-113
  • 112-112
SD 12
46-3-0

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Belts on The Line

WBC World Super Middleweight Championship
WBO World Super Middleweight Championship

The tape

-34
Age
-34
5' 9" / 175 cm
Height
6' 1" / 185 cm
70.5" / 179 cm
Reach
78" / 198 cm
Orthodox (R)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

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Form
MDTKOKOTKOUD
35
Wins
46
0
By KO
0
0
KO%
0
1
Loses
3
0
Draws
0
1977
Debut
1977

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Ray Leonard vs Thomas Hearns report


Who won Leonard vs Hearns II?

Ray Leonard drew with Thomas Hearns by split draw in their 12 round contest on Monday 12th June 1989 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 113-112, 112-113, 112-112, meaning it was a split draw.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Super Middleweight division, which meant the weight limit was 168 pounds (12 stone or 76.2 KG).

This contest was for the unified super middleweight championship of the world, with the WBC & WBO belts on the line.

Leonard vs Hearns II stats

Back in June 1989, Ray Leonard stepped into the ring with a record of 35 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws.

Thomas Hearns made his way to the ring with a record of 46 wins, 3 loses and 0 draws.

Ray Leonard was the same age as Thomas Hearns, at -34 years old.

Hearns had a height advantage of 4 inches over Leonard. That also extended to a 8-inch reach advantage.

Both Ray Leonard & Thomas Hearns fought out of an orthodox stance.

Leonard was the less experienced professional fighter, having had 13 less fights, and made his debut in 1977, 9 months earlier than Hearns, whose first professional fight was in 1977. He had fought 72 less professional rounds, 306 to Hearns' 378.

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Leonard's last 3 fights had come over a period of 9 years, 6 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 3 years, 2 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 42 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 14 rounds on average.

Hearns' last 2 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 1 month and 28 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 2 years and 29 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 6 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 3 rounds on average.

What time did Leonard vs Hearns II start?

The fighters were expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, United States, which was around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.

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