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WBO names officials

WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel announced today the officials who will work this Saturday’s world title bouts to be held in Germany and United States.

At the O2 World Arena in Altona, Hamburg, Germany, the referee for the Wladimir Klitschko-Mariusz Wach heavyweight title clash will be Eddie Cotton (USA). Judges are Adalaide Byrd (USA), Mike Ancona (USA) and Pasquale Procopio (Canada). WBO supervisor will be John Duggan.

At the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the referee for the Nathan Cleverly-Shawn Hawk light heavyweight championship bout will be Tony Crebs (USA). Judges are Raul Caiz Sr., Patricia Morse Jarman and Pat Russell (all from the USA). WBO supervisor will be Richard De Cuir.

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