Fedor Chudinov and Ryno Liebenberg lived as much as expectations and had a fantastic struggle in the principle combat of the occasion that befell this Friday on the Sibur Enviornment, St. Petersburg. The previous defended his World Boxing Affiliation (WBA) Gold Tremendous Middleweight title after battling 12 rounds and profitable by unanimous resolution.
The judges’ scorecards had been 116-111, 118-109, and 119-108 for the Russian champion, who made the second protection of his belt towards the skilled Romanian challenger.
Each went toe-to-toe from the primary spherical and the combat became a really thrilling battle of exchanges by which each had their moments. Nonetheless, Chudinov’s physique was the important thing to win because the rounds glided by and proved the rationale why he’s the Gold champion of the pioneer group.
The Russian knocked Liebenberg down within the ninth spherical with a left hook that was adopted by a mix of punches. That was the icing on the cake to take an enormous lead on the scorecards and defeat a tricky opponent who was decided to take the belt away from him. From that second on, the Romanian was capable of survive however he regarded fairly broken and completed the combat because of his braveness.
Chudinov improved his file to 24 wins, 2 losses, 1 draw, and 16 KOs, whereas Liebenberg’s file stands at 21 wins, 8 losses, 1 draw, and 14 wins earlier than the restrict.