Bute Stops Berrio In The 11th Round
20.10.07 - By Matthew Hurley: Lucian Bute, 21-0 with 17 KOs won the International Boxing Federation super middleweight title after stopping Alejandro Berrio, 26-5 with 25 KOs in the 11th round at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada.
Article posted on 21.10.2007
Bute, from Romania now residing in Quebec, positioned Berrio, from Colombia into a corner, measured his man and then connected with an uppercut that stunned Berrio.
Bute then landed several unanswered punches before the referee called a halt to the bout. Berrio was making the first defense of his title, which he won in March of this year when he knocked out Robert Stieglitz.
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