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Weekend scorecard: End of the road for Mercer?

At 44, Ray Mercer probably lost his last shot at major title contention when Shannon Briggs scored a seventh-round TKO Friday in Florida.

Originally Published: August 29, 2005
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

A roundup of the weekend's notable boxing results from around the world:

Saturday at Marksville, La.

CruiserweightReggie Johnson KO9 Fred Moore

Records: Johnson 43-7-1, 25 KOs; Moore 30-5

Rafael's remark: Johnson, a former light heavyweight and middleweight champ, hadn't fought since losing a decision in a light heavyweight title eliminator to Antonio Tarver in January 2002. But Johnson, 39, returned in style, landing an uppercut in the ninth ...

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