Ukrainian boxer got an easy victory over his rival from Russia
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Ukrainian boxer Ismail Sillakh was able to cope with Russian Andrey Knyazev in the evening of Boxing held in China.
Ukrainian boxer Ismail Sillakh (25-3, 19 KOs), representing the first heavyweight victory ended the match against Russia’s Andrey Knyazev (15-5, 8 KO’s) in China.
In the Chinese Suzhou was held the evening of Boxing, the main event of which was the fight with the participation of Ukrainian Sillakh.
Born in Zaporozhye, met with former rival Alexander Usik — Andrey Knyazev. In the ninth round Sillakh got badly cut due to the collision with the Russian opponent heads.
The referee decided to stop the fight, but not to give the victory Knyazev, and to publish the notes of the judges, who unanimously gave the preference to Ukrainian— 88:83, 87:84, 86:85.
This is the second consecutive victory for Sillakh. The last time the heavyweight was defeated in June of this year, when he met with Maxim Vlasov in Moscow and lost by TKO.
It is worth noting that the Prince fought with the Mustache in Kiev on 18 April, when the Ukrainian won by knockout.