Advertisement
Advertisement

Nadjib Mohammedi Stops Jomardashvili in Three Rounds

By Alexey Sukachev

French light heavyweight Nadjib Mohammedi (32-3, 19 KOs) extended his latest series of victories to eight with an easy annihilation of the young Georgian veteran Shalva Jomardashvili (33-6-2, 25 KOs). The usually game Jomardashvili, 26, was far from his best shape and was no match for the hard-punching Frenchman. He was knocked out in the third, and that was the first time ever he was stopped convincingly.

The Georgian fighter has previously gone the distance in four of his five losses, including an even bout with the recent world title challenger Martin Murray, who struggled mightily to get a thin 58-56 victory in 2010. His only stoppage loss was against Matthew Macklin, when Shalva retired on his stool after round five despite a game effort in previous rounds.

WBA #9 Mohammedi, on the other hand, is 3-0, with 3 KOs, this year and 8-0, 7 KOs, since his crushing defeat to the Russian Dmitry Sukhotskiy in October 2011. Mohammedi is best known for a hard test he offered to then-WBO interim champion Nathan Cleverly in December of 2010.

Tags:
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Post a Comment/View More User Comments (0)
Top Headlines Haye-Gjergjaj Radio Broadcast Rights Picked Up By talkSPORT Weights From Manchester: Crolla 134.5, Barroso 134.3 NJ Changes How Referees Assess Hurt Fighters After Knockdowns Lemieux: Let's See How Tapia Adapts, I'm Sure I'm Gonna Hit Him WBC Prez Admits Tough Spot - if Mayweather, Khan Target Garcia Marcus Morrison Enters First Title Fight On Crolla-Barroso Bill Lennox Lewis: This is Khan's Time To Secure Place With UK Stars Nonito Donaire's Next Defense in Cebu or Dubai - With Magdaleno? Euro News: Edis Tatli, Eva Wahlstrom, Schwarz, Soslan Tedeev Crolla-Barroso: Marcus Morrison Pumped For WBC Title Fight Holyfield Cautions That Khan Must Make Adustments At All Times Anthony Yigit Aims To Steal The Show at Barclaycard Arena Video: Virgil Hunter Discusses Factors in Canelo vs. Khan David Haye: I'll Be Surprised if Shannon Briggs Beats Dimitrenko Video: Lennox Lewis Hits Las Vegas For Canelo vs. Khan Canelo's Trainer: Golovkin is Not a Difficult Fight, It's Only Tough Hopkins: Big Not Always Better, But Canelo KO's Khan in 9 or 10 Glen Tapia on David Lemieux Fight: I Will Turn My Haters Into Fans Video: WBC Prez on Canelo-Golovkin Situation, Khan, Stevenson Hunter: Khan Winning is No Upset, Canelo is NOT Very Good Video: Evander Holyfield Breaks Down The Heavyweight Division Hunter Feels Canelo's Edge Due to Weight a Bit Exaggerated Video: Hopkins on Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Canelo-Khan Khan Says KO is Tough, Confident He Can Box Canelo's Ears Off Photos/Weights: Marvin Quintero vs. Petr Petrov, More De La Hoya: People Laughed at My Pacquiao Fight - He Retired Me! Video: Lucas Matthysse on Career Status, Future in Boxing Video: Eddie Hearn Talks Joshua, Fury, Crolla, Groves, Murray Photos: Canelo vs. Khan Undercard Final Press Conference Hunter Admits Amir Khan Lacking 'Killer Instinct' in His Arsenal Felix Diaz vs. Miguel Vazquez: PBC on FS1, 5/28 WBC: Adonis Stevenson Must Face Eleider Alvarez After Next Fight Video: Joe Gallagher Talks Crolla vs. Barroso Clash Canelo-Khan II Would Be Pursued in '16 if Khan Wins De La Hoya's Story in Doubt as Trump 'Great Golfer' Video Surfaces Alantez Fox Faces Milton Nunez on PBC on Bounce Video: Anthony Crolla Ready For Barroso Showdown WBC Prez: Mayweather is Champion Emeritus Like Klitschko Was Lemieux: I Still Believe That I Can Beat Gennady Golovkin Zolani Tete is Upset By Withdrawal of Zhanat Zhakiyanov
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement