Originally Posted by Unforgiven
Cummings almost scored a 1st round KO.
If he had connected with that shot a few seconds earlier Bruno would have been stopped. Luckily for Bruno the bell prevented the finishing shot being delivered.
That was one of the funniest things I ever saw in a boxing ring. 5' Lawless trying to drag Bruno back to the corner at the end of the first.
It also led the Harry Carpenter line
"Oh no, it is Cummings all over again!"
When the Bonecrusher caught Bruno the following year. Except Bonecrusher finished the job... eventually