After ten rounds at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, French boxer Souleyman Cissokho grew to become the brand new WBA Intercontinental 154-pound Champion by defeating Kieron Conway by break up choice within the undercard of the massive unification struggle between Canelo Álvarez and Billy Joe Saunders.
Cissokho stays undefeated after 13 skilled bouts and his knockout document stays at eight.
Regardless of surviving a knockdown at first of spherical 9, Cissokho closed out in a giant method in chapter ten.
The judges scored 96-93 and 95-94 in favor of Cissokho, who moved within the ring with larger intentions to get the victory. Conway left the way in which open for Cissokho to develop his work plan primarily based on velocity of actions and adjustments of tempo.
The statistics beforehand revealed that Conway isn’t a pure puncher and that was taken benefit of by Cissokho. His boxing model relies in perseverance, in his capability to be frontal, and on a couple of event he upset Conway.
Conway downgraded his document to 17 wins, 2 losses, and 4 knockouts.