In a duel between world champion in the heavyweight WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO Briton Anthony Joshua and contender Russian Alexander Povetkin did not see all the 12-th rounds. The fight ended in the 7th victory of Joshua.
None of the bookmakers didn’t believe in a victory of the Russian. It just happened. Joshua seized the initiative from the first round. Although it is still early in the fight Povetkin and surprised the champion, what Joshua said his coach. But this is all that was Russian. Then the fight was fully behind the British.
The only thing that could hope Povetkin – lucky punch that one of his blows will take place. And Joshua gave it no chance.
In the seventh round Povetkin unsuccessfully went on the attack and ran into immediate response from Joshua. It ended up that the Russians were in the ring. He got up and was ready to continue the fight, and the referee gave the go-ahead. And after a few seconds the strikes from Joshua fell on Povetkin, the Russian coach, almost ran to the ring to protect him. The referee immediately stopped the fight, and Povetkin just fell into the ring.
Joshua defends his titles. And in the future is invincible. He also earns £ 20 million. Povetkin loses the second fight on a professional level (first – in Moscow in 2013 Wladimir Klitschko). He is for this fight earned 6 million pounds.