Lennox Lewis retains title with first round knockout of Andrew Golota

October 1997
Jet;10/20/97, Vol. 92 Issue 22, p52
Reports the victory of World Boxing Council (WBC) champion Lennox Lewis in defending his heavyweight title with a first-round technical knockout of Andrew Golota in Atlantic City, New Jersey.


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