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Valuev gave the champion's belt Americans

June 5 2006

The strongest heavyweight in the WBA version remains the Russian boxer Nikolai Valuev. He defended his world title in a fight with Owen Beck of Jamaica, speaking under the American flag.

The fight took place on Saturday evening in the German city of Hanover. The Russian kept his promise - he finished ahead of the decisive battle, defeating an opponent in the third round technical knockout.

This was the first attempt to take away from Valuev's championship title. Its owner, he was at the end of last year, according to NTV.

Before meeting with the 29-year-old Valuev, Beck held 27 fights, 25 of them won. 32-year-old Valuev for his 1944 bout never tolerate poazheniya, and 31 battle it has completed ahead of schedule. Note that the Russian boxer with an increase of 2 meters 13 centimeters, it weighs 146 pounds.

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