Former WBA heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev improved his record to 27-1-1-(17), with a tough but unanimous eight round points win over American Travis Walker at the Universum Gym in Hamburg, Germany on Friday night.
In a tough competitive fight did just enough to nick the verdict on all three judges cards by scores of 77-75, 78-75, 77-76. Chagaev is the mandatory challenger to WBA champion David Haye.
Ion the undercard heavyweight contender Denis Boytsov, 28-0-(23), floored Mike Shepherd twice in round one and twice in round two before the bout was called off after 1.18. Boytsov show no signs of the recent hand.
Heavyweight Manuel Charr w tko 5 Robert Hawkins
heavyweight Rachim Tschachkijew w ko 1 Chris Thomas
super middleweight Karoly Balzsay w ko 4 Misa Nikolic
super featherweight Marcel Meyerdiercks w pts 10 Philippe Frenois
November 19, 2010