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Shumenov regains WBA cruiserweight title

Comebacking former world champion Beibut Shumenov (18-2, 12 KOs) returned from a two year layoff and one year retirement to regain his previously-held and currently vacant WBA “regular” cruiserweight title against #3 rated Hizni Altunkaya (30-2, 17 KOs) via ninth round TKO on Saturday afternoon at the Barys Arena in Astana, Kazakhstan. Shumenov dropped Altunkaya in round one with a left hand to the body, then thoroughly outboxed Altunkaya until round nine when he dropped Altunkaya again. Altunkaya’s corner stopped the bout after round nine.

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