Vitali Still WBC Heavyweight Champion

By Cliff Rold – In what might have been the finest performance of his career, at any age, 40-year old WBC Heavyweight beltholder Vitali Klitschko (43-2, 40 KO) of Kiev, Ukraine, laid a steady beating on 34-year old former two-division champion Tomasz Adamek (44-2, 28 KO) en route to a tenth round mercy stoppage at Stadion Miejski in Wroclaw, Poland. Klitschko entered the contest weighing in at 243 lbs., his lowest weight since 1998. Adamek was a rock hard 216. The referee was Massimo Barrovecchio. Fans hoping to see a more aesthetically pleasing encounter than July’s Wladimir Klitschko-David Haye contest got their wish, but it was… Read More

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