By Alexey Sukachev
Rising Russian cruiserweight Dmitry Kudryashov (8-0, 8 KOs) continued his steady upgrade in the first defense of his WBC Commonwealth of Independent States and Slovenian Boxing Bureau 200lb title against soft-bellied Georgian import Levan Jomardashvili (29-9, 20 KOs), stopping him in three easy rounds.
Kudryashov, 27, much bigger and more skilled than his opponent was in full control of the action. He used his jab as a measure stick and to create a much needed distance, then used power punches to deal the damage. The damage was specifically well felt in Jomardashvilis liver section. The Georgian was down six times during the contest thrice in the second round and thrice in the third each time after a well-placed blow to his body. After the sixth knockdown referee Mikhail Sakharyan waved the fight off at 1:29 of the third.Tags: Dmitry Kudryashov