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Banks stuns Mitchell in KO upset

Updated: November 18, 2012, 12:59 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- The late, great Emanuel Steward would have been so proud.

Heavyweight Johnathon Banks, whom Steward took under his wing when Banks was 15 and who was grooming him as an assistant trainer before Steward died, scored a major upset by knocking out Seth Mitchell in the second round on Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall on the Antonio DeMarco-Adrien Broner undercard.

Banks didn't just win. He won emphatically against Mitchell, regarded by many as boxing's top American ...

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