Difference between revisions of "Wladimir Klitschko vs. Ray Austin"

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*'''[[International Boxing Federation]] Heavyweight Title'''<br>
*'''[[International Boxing Federation]] and [[International Boxing Organization]] Heavyweight Titles''' (Klitschko defending)
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*'''[[International Boxing Organization]] Heavyweight Title''' (Klitschko defending)<br>
*'''Weights:''' Klitschko 111,8 kg/246½ lbs - Austin 112 kg/247 lbs
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*'''Referee:''' [[Eddie Cotton (Referee)|Eddie Cotton]]<br>
*'''Referee:''' [[Eddie Cotton (Referee)|Eddie Cotton]]
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*'''Judges:''' [[Roy Francis]], [[Steve Weisfeld]], [[John Wright]]<br>
*'''Judges:''' [[Roy Francis]], [[Steve Weisfeld]], [[John Wright]]
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*Weights: Klitschko 111,8kg / 246.5lbs - Austin 112kg / 247lbs<br>
*'''Time:''' 1:23
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*Time: 1:23<br>
 
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== Comment(s): ==
- Wladimir Klitschko made quick work of Austin. In round 2, Klitschko connected with several consecutive left hooks that sent Austin crashing face first to the canvas. Austin got up at the count of 9, clutching the ropes, but Referee Eddie Cotton waved off the fight.
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- Wladimir Klitschko made quick work of Austin. In round 2, Klitschko connected with several consecutive left hooks that sent Austin crashing face first to the canvas. Austin got up at the count of 9, clutching the ropes, but Referee Eddie Cotton waved off the fight.<br>
 
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- Mandatory defense of the IBF-Title for Wladimir Klitschko against #2 ranked Ray Austin, who stepped into this position after defeating [[Owen Beck]]. Austin became the mandatory challenger when he fought to a draw against [[Sultan Ibragimov]] in a Title Eliminator in July 2006.
- Mandatory Defense of the IBF-Title for Wladimir Klitschko against #2 ranked Ray Austin, who stepped into this position after defeating [[Owen Beck]]. Austin became the mandatory challenger when he fought to a draw against [[Sultan Ibragimov]] in a Title Eliminator in July 2006.
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[[Category:2007 Bouts|Klitschko vs. Austin]]
 
[[Category:2007 Bouts|Klitschko vs. Austin]]

Revision as of 16:43, 11 March 2007

2007-03-10 : Wladimir Klitschko 246½ lbs beat Ray Austin 247 lbs by KO at 1:23 in round 2 of 12

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Comment(s):

- Wladimir Klitschko made quick work of Austin. In round 2, Klitschko connected with several consecutive left hooks that sent Austin crashing face first to the canvas. Austin got up at the count of 9, clutching the ropes, but Referee Eddie Cotton waved off the fight.
- Mandatory defense of the IBF-Title for Wladimir Klitschko against #2 ranked Ray Austin, who stepped into this position after defeating Owen Beck. Austin became the mandatory challenger when he fought to a draw against Sultan Ibragimov in a Title Eliminator in July 2006.