Holyfield tko's Moorer in eighth round and wins IBF title

November 1997
Jet;11/24/97, Vol. 93 Issue 1, p51
Focuses on the boxing match between Evander Holyfield and Michael Moorer in which Holyfield won the International Boxing Federation title. How Holyfield stole the title from Moorer by a technical knockout at the end of the eighth round; Highlights of the fight.


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