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Shakur Stevenson Breaks Down Felix Caraballo, Stops Him In Six

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WBO featherweight champion Shakur Stevenson made a successful 130 pound debut against Felix Caraballo, working him down to a sixth round stoppage victory in a non title fight at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Tuesday night.

Stevenson toyed with his opponent, breaking him down with every shot before, eventually ending the fight with a big body shot in the sixth round. The shot sent Caraballo to his knees and his gloves on the canvas and while stuck there because of the pains, the referee Tony Weeks was forced to end the fight at exactly 1:31 of the sixth.

With the win, the 2016 silver medallist Stevenson retained his unbeaten record and improved to (14-0, 8KOs). Stevenson was placed a 100-1 favourite, heading into the fight and he proved right the bookmarkers by winning all the five rounds (50-44, 50-44, 50-43) before the stoppage, dropping Caraballo (13-2-2, 9 KOs) twice in the first round…

Tyson Fury Decisions Francesco Pianeta, Sets Up Wilder Clash

Tyson Fury Decisions Francesco Pianeta, Sets Up Wilder Clash

Date : 18/8/2018
Venue : Windsor Park in Belfast, Northern Ireland



Tyson Fury outboxed his second Comeback opponent Francesco Pianeta in 10 rounds racking up his desired and also securing a showdown with WBC Champion Deontay Wilder.

The Heavyweight fight was part of the Carl Frampton-Luke Jackson undercard and the Judge,  Referee Steve Gray scored all rounds for Fury (100-90).

Fury(6-feet-9, 258-pound) couldn't knockout the slow Pianeta despite having the height  and reach advantage, he used his jab, movement and defense to easily out-box the slower southpaw and that didn't go well with the crowd, who Booed him immediately the fight was over.

Pianeta on the other hand, slow-footed veteran was just no match for Fury’s skill level and this loss dropped him to (35-5-1) (21 KOs) losing three in his past four fights, while Fury improved to 27-0 (20 KOs) in his second Comeback fight.

The WBC Champion Deontay Wilder, who was ring side during the heavyweight Clash, rushed into the ring for a faceoff with the former world heavyweight champion and according to reports, the anticipated clash will be announced in a press conference on Monday.




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