Nikolay Valuev vs. Owen Beck
2006-06-03 : Nikolay Valuev 320¾ lbs beat Owen Beck 242½ lbs by TKO at 2:44 in round 3 of 12
- Location: Tui Arena, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
- Referee: Luis Pabon
- Judge: Masakazu Uchida 20-16
- Judge: Stanley Christodoulou 20-17
- Judge: Guillermo Perez Pineda 20-17
- World Boxing Association Heavyweight Title (1st defence of Valuev)
- Valuev makes a successful first defense of his title by dropping Beck in both the 2nd and 3rd rounds.
- The second knockdown came courtesy of a right uppercut.
- Beck was able to beat the count, but then received a barrage of punches fom Valuev, forcing Pabon to call a halt.
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