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Peter crushes Toney, hopes shot at Maskaev is next

Originally Published: January 7, 2007
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. -- Heavyweight contender Samuel Peter erased any doubts about his controversial split decision victory against James Toney four months ago.

Peter did it impressively, using Toney as a punching bag for 12 rounds and knocking him down to easily win a unanimous decision Saturday night before a sellout crowd of 5,238 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

The victory in the title elimination bout should mean Peter will be the next challenger for titlist Oleg ...

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