Wladimir Klitschko vs. Tony Thompson I
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Saturday, July 12, 2008
Titles at Stake:
IBF and WBO Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko gets a tougher-than-expected fight against former sparring partner Tony Thompson in Germany. Thompson hangs around late in the fight but is eventually felled by a big right hand from the champion in the eleventh round. Referee Joe Cortez counts the big challenger out just as he is getting to his feet.