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Two judges disregard Klitschko knockdown

By Karl Freitag

Just looked over the official scorecard for Saturday’s defense by WBA/IBF/WBO/IBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko against Francesco Pianeta and thought it was interesting to note that two judges scored round five 10-9 despite Klitschko scoring an official knockdown. It all became academic the following round when Klitschko dropped Pianeta for a third time and the fight was stopped.


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