MAGDEBURG, Germany (AP) Ruslan Chagaev of Uzbekistan defended his WBA heavyweight belt with a first-round technical knockout of Francesco Pianeta on Saturday. Chagaev dropped Pianeta with two right blows early in the first round, but the Italian-born German got up before the count. Chagaev left him on the canvas again with two lefts before the bell, and referee Jean-Louis Legland...
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July 11, 2015 | Discuss
This past Saturday, Uzbek contender and former heavyweight titlist Ruslan Chagaev defeated Fres Oquendo in Grozny, Russia to capture the fake WBA heavyweight championship. I say "fake" because, as we at Proboxing-Fans.com have had cause to note many times over the last few years, the real WBA belt adorns the waist of World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko (pictured above)...
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