Evander Holyfield Rocks Michael Moorer This Day November 8, 1996
- Michael Moorer 223 lbs
- Evander Holyfield 214 lbs
- RTD at 3:00 in round 8 of 12
- Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada
- Referee: Mitch Halpern
- Judge: Jerry Roth 69-78
- Judge: Glen Hamada 70-78
- Judge: Stanley Christodoulou 69-78
- WBA Heavyweight Title
- IBF Heavyweight Title
Holyfield was a 12 to 5 betting favorite.
This was Moorer’s first and only fight with trainer Freddie Roach.
After losing this fight, Moorer didn’t box again for three years.