BY: Harold G. Bailey
DUSSELDROF GERMANY:- Britain’s Tyson Fury, ended the almost decade reign of Ukraine’s Waldimir Klitschko as heavyweight boxing champion of the world here Saturday (Nov. 28)
Fury defeated Klitschko by unanimous decision,capturing the World
Boxing Association (WBA),the International Boxing Federation (IBF) and the World Boxing Organization (WBO) titles in the process.
With cuts near both eyes according to an Associated Press (AP)
report, referee Tony Weeks turned to the scorecards of Judges Cesar Ramos, Raul Caiz and Ramon Cerdan. Ramos and Caiz scored it 115 – 112 each in favor of Fury, while Cerdan recorded it at 116 – 111 for the new champion.
With the victory Fury remains undefeated in his career with 25 and 0 including 18 KO while Klitschko 39, slipped to 64 – 4 with 53 of his victories coming through the Knock Out route.