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1998-99 Boxing Middleweights (160 lbs)

DateWinnerLoserResultTitleSite
Jan. 30Bert SchenkFreeman BarrKO 4WBO*Cottbus, GER
Feb. 5Andrew CouncilMichael WardWu 10?Pikesville, Md.
Feb. 6Bernard HopkinsRobert AllenTKO 7IBFWashington, D.C.
Feb. 7Keith HolmesAlex LuboTKO 1?Bay St. Louis, Miss.
Feb. 20Julio Cesar GreenDarren ObahTKO 9WBA?New York City
Mar. 6Robert McCrackenSteve FisherTKO 9?Atlantic City
Apr. 24Keith HolmesHassine CherifiTKO 7WBCWashington, D.C.
May 21Dana RosenblattLloyd BryanWu 10?Mashantucket, Conn.
May 22Bert SchenkJose Ramon Medina-PadillaWu 12WBOBudapest, HUN
May 28Davey Hilton Jr.Stephane OuelletKO 3?Montreal, CAN
July 17Jason MatthewsRyan RhodesTKO 2WBO?Doncaster, ENG
July 24William JoppyNapolean PittKO 1?Las Vegas
Sept. 24William JoppyJulio Cesar GreenTKO 7WBAWashington, D.C.
Sept. 24Keith HolmesAndrew CouncilWu 12WBCWashington, D.C.
*Schenk won the vacant WBO title.
?Green won the vacant WBA interim title. Reigning WBA middleweight champ William Joppy suffered a broken neck in an automobile accident in Jan. 1999 so a bout for the interim belt was held. Joppy's WBA belt was not at risk for his July 24 fight with Napoleon Pitt.
?Matthews won the vacant WBO interim title.

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