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Ustinov Outpoints David Tua

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Hamilton New Zealand was the scene of a battle of differing proportions—6’8” Belarussian Alexander Ustinov squared off against Kiwi Samoan 5’9” David Tua who also gave up 50 lbs in weight. Round One: Feeling out round. Ustinov controls the action, with Tua backing up. Round Two: Round is Ustinov’s but Tua is more aggressive and loosening up his left hook. Round Three: Ustinov’s round. He continues to keep his left low but Tua won’t throw a right hand. Tua mostly missing with his left hook, but connects with a few. Round Four: Ustinov keeps jabbing, Tua trying to throw more punches but not connecting flush. Ustinov fighting a good strategic fight. Round Five: Closest round yet. Tua opens with great hook, but Ustinov closes off with two good right hands. Round Six: Slow fight. Tua very inactive and gets caught with a right cross. Ustinov pitching a shutout at this point. Round Seven: Same round. Tua keeps missing with wild hooks. Ustinov peppers him with punches at the end of the round. Tua is staying too far outside to be effective. Round Eight: Groundhog day. Some initial aggression from Tua but nothing that really connects. Ustinov slowing down slightly. Round […] http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?d=yIl2AUoC8zA http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?i=hnHsfDhNu1M:qdhuewi5Sb4:D7DqB2pKExk http://feeds.feedburner.com/~ff/eastsideboxing/egEo?d=qj6IDK7rITs




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