The world champion under version WBA lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (11-1, 9 KO’s) has congratulated the new world champion in the light heavyweight division by the WBC Oleksandr gvozdik (16-0, 13 KO’s) on winning the title, and shared impressions of the match.
“A very difficult match, the battle swung first one way, then the other. But in the end, Alexander took his belt, went to the strongest. I think enough time Adonis had kept the belt that belonged to Sanaa. Sasha took it, I came, I saw, I conquered. Yes it has been a struggle the sweeter the victory.
We all congratulate him, proud, glad he’s our friend. Welcome to the club of Champions,” said Lomachenko.
Ukrainian boxer Alexander Gvozdik (16-0, 13 KO’s) knocked out canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson (30-1-2, 24 KO’s) and won the title of world champion under version WBC light heavyweight title.
Unfortunately, after the fight, Stevenson is in a critical condition in hospital.
Alexander Gvozdik knocked out Stevenson and won the title of world champion
Note that, Stevenson held the title in 2013.
The starting rounds were in the traditional “intelligence”, and in the third round of Carnations sent Stevenson down with a strong blow to the head, but the referee (from Canada) for some reason it is not counted.
🥊🔥💥 @AlexandrGvozdyk drops @AdonisSuperman in the 3rd RD, but the ref calls it a slip. [via Showtime].
Oleksandr Gvozdyk went on to claim victory with a round 11 KO – congratulations to him & his team with his performance tonight 🥊🥊🥊 #stevensongvozdyk #boxing #boxingheads pic.twitter.com/LQ6BmRZamy
— ProBoxingFans (@ProBoxingFans) December 2, 2018
After that, the Carnations began to gain momentum, and Stevenson is markedly tired, only responding to attacks.
In the tenth round of the Ukrainian missed a strong blow to the head, but by the end of the round was able to recover and caused a series of strong blows to the enemy.
In the 11th round Stud with a series of shots to the head sent the loonie into a heavy knockout, and the referee immediately stopped the fight.
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Fight Carnations – Stevenson was held in Quebec, Canada. To support the Ukrainian arrived Oleksandr Usyk and Vasyl Lomachenko.
AND NEW!!!! WBC Champion of the World!!! @alex_gvozdyk !!!
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