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Scorecard: Peter saves the day but Campbell steals the show

Samuel Peter may have breathed new life into the heavyweight division, but Nate Campbell stole the show by upsetting heavy favorite Juan Diaz on Saturday.

Originally Published: March 10, 2008
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

A roundup of last week's notable boxing results from around the world:

Saturday at Cancun, Mexico

HeavyweightSamuel Peter TKO6 Oleg MaskaevWins a heavyweight title

Records: Peter, 30-1, 23 KOs; Maskaev, 34-6, 26 KOs

Rafael's remark: Peter and Maskaev won't make anyone forget about Joe Louis, Larry Holmes (who was ringside) or even Lennox Lewis, but at least they came to fight as hard as they could and the bout ended with a crowd-pleasing ...

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