In Philadelphia at the 2300 Arena Ukrainian boxer Alexander Gvozdik (16-0, 13 KO) protected a belt of the world champion under version WBC light heavyweight title against French boxer Doudou Ngumbu (38-8, 14 KO).
In the fifth round 37-year-old Frenchman of Congolese descent injured his leg and could not continue the fight. The referee acknowledged the victory of the Ukrainian boxer with a technical knockout.
The fight took place with the advantage of a Carnation, which in each round increased the advantage on points. Ngumbu nothing was showing and quite a lot of missed.
Probably, Alexander did not therefore imagine my first defense, he held the ring in less than five rounds, and won due to the injury of the opponent. However, the result of the battle of Carnations – Ngumbu still win, which retains the championship belt from Alexander.
Video of the fight Alexander Gvozdik – tune Ngumbu