GROZNY, Russia (AP) Lucas Browne became Australia's first world heavyweight boxing champion early Sunday, beating WBA regular champion Ruslan Chagaev in a surprise technical knockout. The unbeaten Browne was knocked down in the sixth round but fought back to send Chagaev to the canvas with a big right in the 10th. While the Uzbekistani champion was able to continue, he was backed...
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The heavyweight division could see another shakeup tonight if Lucas Browne dethrones WBA Heavyweight titlist Ruslan Chagaev in Grozny, Chechnya. Syndney’s hard-hitting Browne, a big favourite with BoxNation viewers’ in the UK, aims to make history and become Australia’s first ever world heavyweight champion and progress into the next stage of the WBA’s title reshuffle tournament...
This Saturday afternoon, March 5th, undefeated and number 2 ranked WBA heavyweight contender Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne (23-0-0) will battle defending WBA Heavyweight titlist Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1) for his belt. The bout will be broadcast live in the United States on AWE – A Wealth of Entertainment at 2pm. Browne is promoted by former two-division world champion and British...
On Saturday afternoon, March 5th, undefeated Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne (23-0-0) will battle Ruslan Chagaev (34-2-1) for his belt. The bout will be broadcast live in the United States on AWE – A Wealth of Entertainment. Credit: Team Browne Undefeated Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne, a former bouncer and MMA fighter, is known for knocking out his opponents. Browne, from Australia...
MAGDEBURG, Germany (AP) Ruslan Chagaev of Uzbekistan defended his WBA heavyweight belt with a first-round technical knockout of Francesco Pianeta on Saturday. Chagaev dropped Pianeta with two right blows early in the first round, but the Italian-born German got up before the count. Chagaev left him on the canvas again with two lefts before the bell, and referee Jean-Louis Legland...
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July 11, 2015 | Discuss
This past Saturday, Uzbek contender and former heavyweight titlist Ruslan Chagaev defeated Fres Oquendo in Grozny, Russia to capture the fake WBA heavyweight championship. I say "fake" because, as we at Proboxing-Fans.com have had cause to note many times over the last few years, the real WBA belt adorns the waist of World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko (pictured above)...
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