Boxing was busy across the globe on Saturday night, with noteworthy cards taking place in Germany, Canada, Japan, and the United States. The two big-name fighters in action were Lucian Bute, against Denis Grachev at the Bell Centre in Montreal, and Marco Huck, going for his 10th cruiserweight title defense against Firat Arslan, in Halle/Westphalia. Both Bute and Huck scored Unanimous Decision victories to get the wins they were seeking, although the outcomes weren't quite equal, as many feel that Huck had some controversially favorable scoring.
Here's a roundup of the complete weekend of boxing results, also including a slew of other fighters in action, such as Shinsuke Yamanaka, Vitaliy Demyanenko and Allan Green.
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Huck vs. Arslan Results
Marco Huck defeated Firat Arslan by scores of 115-113, 115-113 and 117-111 to retain his WBO cruiserweight title and successfully make his 10th defense of that strap. Huck improves to 35 (25) - 2 - 1 with the victory, ...