Florian Marku had promised a back and forth battle against Maxim Prodan but was only did enough to retain his unbeaten record in the Anthony Joshua Vs Oleksandr Usyk Undercard on Saturday night at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London.
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Marku, no doubt won the fight with a split decision but that didn’t reflect on Matteo Montella, who only scored a round to his favour in the 1w round battle. The fight was boring and the Judge felt obviously unimpressed with his performance in the fight 99 – 91 in favour of the Prodan.
The other two Judges Steve Weisfeld and Howard Foster scored the fight Marku’s favour 97-93 and 96-94 respectively to award him the decision which earned him the IBF international title.
By the seventh round, Marku was only Landi his Jab and Prodan was coming forward and looking for opening to land a big right but that also opened him up for a Marku’s Jab and even in the eight round Prodan was frustrated by his inability 5i get close to Marku, who maintained his jab and hid behind it.
Marku knew he would win convincing and in the final round started showboating and raising his hands to the crowd who responded with boos.