Timothy Bradley vs. Devon Alexander

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The Super Fight
Bradley vs. Alexander poster.jpg
DateJanuary 29, 2011
Venue Silverdome, Pontiac, Michigan
Title(s) on the line WBC and WBO light welterweight titles
Tale of the tape
Boxer Flag of the United States.svg Timothy Bradley Flag of the United States.svg Devon Alexander
Nickname Desert Storm Alexander The Great
Hometown Palm Springs, California St. Louis, Missouri
Pre-fight record 26-0 (11 KO's) 21-0 (13 KO's)
Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm) 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight139+12 lb (63 kg) 140 lb (64 kg)
Recognition WBO light welterweight champion
The Ring No. 9 ranked pound-for-pound fighter
WBC light welterweight champion
Bradley defeats Alexander by technical decision.

Bradley vs. Alexander was a boxing match that featured two undefeated reigning light welterweight champions of the world. The winner of the fight was slated to fight against Amir Khan after his unanimous decision win against Marcos Maidana


The fight

Bradley won a technical decision against Alexander in 10 rounds. Alexander suffered a cut above his right eye in the third round after an accidental butt. The bout was stopped about a minute into the tenth round after another accidental head clash, which left Alexander unable to continue. [1]




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  1. "Bradley beats Alexander in unanimous decision". 30 January 2011.