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02 SEPTEMBER 2014

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Takam Out-Points Thompson In Paris


Carlos Takam,30-1-1-(23), took a significant step towards a crack at the world heavyweight title at the Palais des Sport Marcel Cerdan in Paris, France on Friday when he out-pointed experienced American Tony Thompson over 12 rounds.

 

Takam’s good form comes off a recent draw with unbeaten Cuban Mike Perez. Takam took the fight the fight to the 42 year-old early on and did have much success but Thompson, being the crafty old pro he is, did counter punch his way to some success.

 

However, the 33 year-old Takam, kept up constant pressure and played to his game plan to secure a 117-111, 117-111, 119-109, to win the WBC Silver heavyweight title.

 

On the undercard Cruiserweight Engin Karakaplan outpointed former European cruiserweight champ Jean Marc Monrose over 10 rounds to clam the French domestic cruiserweight title.

 

Other results

 

light middleweight Frank Haroche Horta w pts 8 Kevin Bertogal middleweight Anderson Prestot w pts 6 Youssouf Doumbia

light middleweight Adderrazak Houya w pts 4 Samir Machrouh

 

June 6, 2014




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