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Photos: Vetyeka Batters, Drops and Shocks Chris John

Metro City in Perth, Western Australia - A big shocker took place on Friday, as IBO featherweight champion Simpiwe Vetyeka (27-2, 15 KOs) dominated and stopped the very long undefeated streak of WBA featherweight champion Chris "The Dragon" John (48-1-3, 22 KOs) with a six round TKO. John was defending his title for the 19th time. Vetyeka unifies the two titles. Vetyeka put the pressure on John in the fifth, beating up the Indonesian star. He continued to batter John in the sixth and dropped him in the closing moments. John and his corner informed the referee that he was unable to continue after the sixth.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Trudoe the.. on 12-07-2013

[QUOTE=daggum;14001139]if you think chris john was great(lol) there's a guy named sven ottke who you would love. oh yeah and 's still undefeated![/QUOTE] Bahahahahaha classic! Daggum vs hitking round 1!!

Comment by Thurman on 12-07-2013

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Comment by _original_ on 12-07-2013

About damn time,

Comment by Corelone on 12-07-2013

How long can a 33 year old hold a feather weight title? Even in Australia? Simpiwe may have only earned a well payed beating down the road. His style takes too much energy, but at least he downed John.

Comment by GoldenGloveLove on 12-07-2013

John is way past his best. Hope he hangs em up now.

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