Cuban tremendous middleweight contender Osleys Iglesias (8-0) outclassed Andrii Velikovsky (21-3-2) in Gliwice, Poland. Lastly, it was stopped within the tenth spherical with Velikovsky trailing 90-81 on the three scorecards.
The vacant IBO title was at stake.
French paper L’Equipe experiences the dying of former French and EU champ Christophe Canclaux on the age of 46. Reason behind dying seems to be suicide.
Canclaux was superb as newbie and large issues had been anticipated of him as a professional. Nevertheless, he by no means appeared to regulate properly to the professionals and lacked punching energy. He nonetheless received the French tremendous welterweight title and the EU belt twice. He was promoted by Sauerland Occasion for a number of years.
He fought professionally from 1998 by means of 2011 with a file of 42-5.
Turning professional and adjusting to that may be robust even for the perfect of the newbie fighters. However getting again into the amateurs and adjusting to a distinct type of boxing will also be robust – and the final boxer to search out that out was gentle heavyweight Hampus Henriksson (5-0-1), who misplaced a detailed determination to Liridon Nuha within the opening evening of the Swedish championships.
IN OTHER NEWS: Joey Canoy (W19 L5 KO11) captured the OPBF gentle flyweight belt in Osaka, Japan as he brutally stopped Kenichi Horikawa within the seventh spherical.
Horikawa was the larger fighter and pressured Canoy from the get go. Nevertheless, Canoy saved on making his presence felt by hitting the Japanese foe with correct powershots to the physique and head. Canoy’s counterpunching was impact and had been taking their toll because the rounds handed.
It was within the fateful seventh spherical the place Horikawa was cornered and battered with a barrage of mixtures. Later within the spherical, an ideal uppercut to the top caught Horikawa sending him to the canvas unconscious. The referee didn’t trouble to rely and waved off his fingers thus awarding the victory to the highway warrior Canoy.