Difference between revisions of "Wladimir Klitschko vs. Francois Botha"

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<fight>267493</fight>
*'''[[World Boxing Organization]] Heavyweight Title''' (3rd. defending of Klitschko)<br>
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*'''[[World Boxing Organization]] Heavyweight Title''' (3rd defence of Klitschko)
*Time: 0:47<br>
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*Time: 0:47
 
*Weights 241 lbs (each)
 
*Weights 241 lbs (each)
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== Notes ==
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* Botha was hurt in the 8th round by a lead straight right and subsequently knocked down by a left hook in the following series of punches
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* Botha beat the count but was ruled unable to continue the fight by the referee
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{{start box}}
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{{Fight Succession Box|
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before=[[Wladimir Klitschko vs. Charles Shufford|W. Klitschko vs. Shufford]]|
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title=[[WBO Heavyweight Title Fights|WBO Heavyweight Title Fight]]<br># 26|
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after=[[Wladimir Klitschko vs. Ray Mercer|W. Klitschko vs. Mercer]]|
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}}
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{{end box}}

Revision as of 20:34, 27 December 2008

2002-03-16 : Wladimir Klitschko 241¾ lbs beat Frans Botha 241½ lbs by TKO at 0:47 in round 8 of 12

Notes

  • Botha was hurt in the 8th round by a lead straight right and subsequently knocked down by a left hook in the following series of punches
  • Botha beat the count but was ruled unable to continue the fight by the referee


Preceded by:
W. Klitschko vs. Shufford
WBO Heavyweight Title Fight
# 26
Succeeded by:
W. Klitschko vs. Mercer