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List Of Middleweight Boxing Champions - WBA
1995-12-19 1996-06-24 Shinji Takehara WBA 1996-06-24 1997-08-23 William Joppy WBA 1997-08-23 1998-01-31 Julio César Green WBA 1998-01-31 2001-05-12 William Joppy WBA 2001-05-12 2001-09-29 Félix ...
William Joppy - Unsuccessful Unification
... Joppy lost the title a second time, however, on May 12, 2001, to Félix Trinidad in the middleweight unification tournament ... Joppy was knocked down in rounds one and four before finally being stopped in the fifth ... Trinidad and being very dubiously declared a "super champion", Joppy had the chance to fight for it again ...
William Joppy
... William Torelle Joppy (born September 11, 1970) is an American middleweight boxer ... Joppy held the WBA middleweight title on three occasions ... However, on August 23, 1997, Joppy lost a controversial decision to Julio César Green ...
Carry Back - Background
... early 1958, Price took over ownership of an obscure mare named Joppy for a fee of $150 plus a $150 overdue board bill at his Ohio farm ... Joppy's racing record was poor ... Joppy was eventually banned from racing, a result of her frequent refusals to leave the starting gate ...
Félix Trinidad - Professional Career - Middleweight - Trinidad Vs. Joppy
... champion Bernard Hopkins, WBA champion William Joppy, and WBC champion Keith Holmes ... Trinidad was matched with Joppy, whom he defeated by technical knockout in the fifth round of a contest that took place on May 12, 2001 ... Joppy opened the first round on the offensive, but late in the round Trinidad scored a knockdown with a combination of punches that came close to throwing ...