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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse (Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Lamont Peterson vs. Lucas Matthysse

Lucas Matthysse stopped Lamont Peterson in the third round Saturday night at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City in a matchup of junior-welterweight champions.

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse knocks down Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse knocks down Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse knocks down Lamont Peterson in the second round on his way to a TKO win in the third during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse knocks down Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson
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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson exchanges punches with Lucas Matthysse during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson
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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson gets ready to fight Lucas Matthysse during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lamont Peterson punches Lucas Matthysse during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse punches Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse punches Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse punches Lamont Peterson in the third round on his way to a TKO win during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse
(Credit: Getty Al Bello)

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - MAY 18: Lucas Matthysse celebrates his third round TKO win against Lamont Peterson during their Welterweight fight at Boardwalk Hall Arena on May 18, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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