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McCall Shocks Rekowski, Wawrzyk Downs Danny Williams

By Luke Furman

Opole, Poland - In a very bizarre situation, when the scorecards were announced (75-77, 76-75, 76-75), Marcin Rekowski was announced as the winner but then it was revealed that an error was made and it was actually former heavyweight champion Oliver McCall who actually won the contest. McCall (57-13, 37 KOs) hands Rekowski  (12-1, 10 KOs) his first career defeat and likely moves forward to a fight with Wawrzyk.

Andrzej Wawrzyk (28-1, 14 KOs) did not have any problems with an easy first round battering of 40-year-old Danny Williams (45-21, 34 KOs), who went down twice in a blink of an eye. The fight was scheduled for eight in Opole, Poland. For Wawrzyk, it was his first fight since a third round TKO defeat to then WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin, which took place last May in at the Crocus City Hall in Russia.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by joe strong on 02-02-2014

danny Williams said he needs the money. he works as a security guard & he is struggling to stay afloat. that's too bad. oliver McCall was so slow but by the 4th round every shot he hit rekowski with seemed…

Comment by nycsmooth on 02-02-2014

the worst ,and least talented division in boxing...

Comment by TBear on 02-02-2014

[QUOTE=BattlingNelson;14194034]Anorak is back on suicide watch.[/QUOTE] I believe he is getting used to it.

Comment by Sugar Adam Ali on 02-02-2014

I can't believe Williams was never a Deontay wilder opponent,,, he would be perfect

Comment by Box-Office on 02-02-2014

[QUOTE=LacedUp;14194533]Why not? He was never any good. He's a solid bloke Danny, [B]he should stick to his bodyguard gig. [/B] He's obviously not got anything left, and I really thought he was going to quit after the Negus affair. [B]He…

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