Mesi comeback continues, stops Miller in first
Updated: October 14, 2007, 12:06 AM ETAssociated Press
LINCOLN, R.I. (AP) -- Former heavyweight contender Joe Mesi won for the seventh time since returning from a brain injury, stopping Shannon Miller at 2:51 of the first round to win the USNBC title Friday night at Twin River Event Center.Mesi improved to 36-0 with his 29th knockout. He knocked down Miller midway through the round before dropping him for good with a right hook along the ropes. Mesi, from Tonawanda, N.Y., was ranked in the top 10 before being diagnosed with ...
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