Alexander Gvozdik and Adonis Stevenson
Ukrainian boxer Alexander Gvozdik (16-0, 13 KO’s) knocked out canadian boxer Adonis Stevenson (30-1-2, 24 KO’s) and won the title of world champion under version WBC light heavyweight title.
Unfortunately, after the fight, Stevenson was hospitalized in critical condition.
Stevenson underwent surgery and thereafter was placed in the intensive care unit, reports Boxing Scene.
Alexander Gvozdik commented on the hospitalization of Stevenson, and wished him a speedy recovery.
“This is Boxing, the same thing could happen to me. You know, it’s sad, but at the same time, it’s my job and I did in the ring that was supposed to be doing, as well as he did. Coincidentally, this happened in our battle. I wish Adonis speedy recovery” – the words Cloves Boxingtalk.
Watch the full video of the fight Carnations – Stevenson:
The starting rounds were in the traditional “intelligence”, and in the third round of Carnations sent Stevenson down with a blow to the head, but the referee (from Canada) why it was not dropped.
🥊🔥💥 @AlexandrGvozdyk drops @AdonisSuperman in the 3rd RD, but the ref calls it a slip. [via Showtime].
Oleksandr Gvozdyk went on to claim victory with a round 11 KO – congratulations to him & his team with his performance tonight 🥊🥊🥊 #stevensongvozdyk #boxing #boxingheads pic.twitter.com/LQ6BmRZamy
— ProBoxingFans (@ProBoxingFans) December 2, 2018
After that, the Carnations began to gain momentum, and Stevenson is markedly tired, only responding to attacks.
In the tenth round of the Ukrainian missed a strong blow to the head, but the rest of the round was able to recover and held a strong series of blows to the enemy.
In the 11th round Stud with a series of blows to the head sent the loonie into a heavy knockout, and the referee immediately stopped the fight.
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Fight Carnations – Stevenson was held in Quebec, Canada. To support the Ukrainian arrived Oleksandr Usyk and Vasyl Lomachenko.
AND NEW!!!! WBC Champion of the World!!! @alex_gvozdyk !!!
🔰🇺🇦🔰🇺🇦🔰#WBC #Boxing #GreenBelt #StevensonGvozdyk pic.twitter.com/PPKXbADCCm
— World Boxing Council (@WBCBoxing) December 2, 2018
We will remind, under forecasts of bookmakers, the favorite of this fight was Alexander Gvozdik.
As reported by the portal Know.ia American trainer Teddy Atlas was prepared by Oleksandr gvozdik for this fight.