Roy Jones Stops Tony Thornton This Day September 30, 1995 Super Middleweight Crown
- Roy Jones Jr 167½ lbs
- Tony Thornton 165¾ lbs
- TKO round 3
- Civic Center, Pensacola
- Referee: Brian Garry
- Judge: Bill Ray 20-17
- Judge: Gary Merritt 20-17
- Judge: Dave McCullough 20-17
- IBF Super Middleweight Title
Thornton was ranked #1 by the IBF.
Jones dropped Thornton with a left hook right before the bell ending round two.
Jones backed Thornton to the ropes early in round four and unleashed a barrage of punches. Thornton failed to punch back, and the referee stopped the fight.
Jones landed 98 of 210 punches (47%) and Thornton connected on 20 of 56 (36%).