Tommy Hearns Beats Alfonso Hayman This Day April 3, 1979
- Thomas Hearns 147½ lbs
- Alfonso Hayman 149 lbs
- UD in round 10 of 10
- Location: Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
- Referee: Tommy Reid 50-41
- Judge: Paul Harris 50-40
- Judge: John Stewart 50-41
Hearns, 18-0 with 17 knockouts, won every round except the first by a wide margin. But he was unable to bring Hayman to the canvas, stopping his consecutive knockout streak.
Hearns, 6-foot-1 and fighting at 147½ lbs, used footwork and a big reach advantage to confuse the 30-year-old Hayman. The ‘Hitman’ from Detroit surprised Hayman with short overhand rights and quick jabs.