Professor-X wins in SFL
Frenchman beats USA's John Troyer in middleweight title bout
Professor-X from France proved to be too tough for USA’s John Troyer in the Super Fight League (SFL) Friday Fight Night’s World Title bout in the city recently.
The 30-year-old Frenchman’s experience was the key as he defeated the American via a technical knockout in the middle weight category.
Meanwhile, Colleen Schneider (30) from USA made her presence felt in the female world title bout. Sanja Sucevic (25) from Serbia did not have any answer to Schneider’s power punches and went down in the Female Flyweight category. Mumbai’s Irfan Khan thrilled the suburban crowd when he beat Delhi’s Pushpender Singh.
Bantam Weight: Irfan Khan (Mumbai) defeated Pushpender Singh (Delhi); Sharath Babu (Kerala) defeated Atif Mohammad Khadim (Delhi);
Welter Weight: Vikas Singh Ruhil (Delhi) defeated Mohammed Shahid (Kerala); Baz Muhammad Mubarez (Afghanistan) defeated Haitham Tantawy (Egypt); Jason Ramesh Solomon (Delhi) defeated R Eidehlouei (Iran)
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