Review: 2014-04-12, some tough exchanges between Manuel Charr and Kevin Johnson but it is not enough to get three stars. Manuel Charr entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 25-1-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.23 heavyweight in the world, he suffered his only defeat in 2012 when he faced Vitali Klitschko in a bout valid for the WBC Hw title (his only world title shot, Klitschko vs Charr); since then he has collected four consecutive wins.
His opponent, Kevin Johnson, has an official record of 29-5-1 (14 knockouts) and he entered as the No.42 in the same weight class, he also faced and lost to Vitali Klitschko (via unanimous decision while Charr was defeated by tko in the fourth round) for the Wbc belt; Johnson comes off three defeats in his last four fights. Charr vs Johnson is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Telekom Dome, Bonn, Germany
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Charr’s previous fight: Manuel Charr vs Denis Bakhtov
Johnson’s previous fight: Dereck Chisora vs Kevin Johnson
Charr’s next fight: Alexander Povetkin vs Manuel Charr
Johnson’s next fight: Anthony Joshua vs Kevin Johnson