Heavyweight contender Amir “Hardcore” Mansour sounds
off on controversial draw against Gerald Washington
Philadelphia, PA (October 21, 2015)– Heavyweight contender, Amir “Hardcore” Mansour was not happy after his bout with undefeated prospect Gerald Washington that took place on October 13th in Shelton, Washington was declared a split draw.
The bout headlined a FS1 Toe to Toe Tuesday’s card.
Most who watched, though that after a slow start, Mansour took at least the final six if not seven rounds that would have given him the victory. Instead, one card read 97-93 in favor of Washington while two other tallies had Mansour ahead 96-94 and one even at 95-95.
The following video is Mansour commenting on the bout. The interview was filmed at the 2015 Briscoe Awards. Mansour was honored for his 2014 Fight of the Year with Steve Cunningham.