Carlos Takam Takes Michael Grant Out in France

By Edward Chaykovsky

Gymnase du Clos de l'Arche, Noisy-le-Grand, Seine-Saint-Denis, France - Carlos Takam (28-1, 22 KOs) got one of his biggest wins todate, an eight round stoppage of heavyweight veteran Michael Grant (48-5, 36 KOs). Takam slowly broke Grant down as the fight played out and unleashed a barrage of hard shots in the eight to grab the victory. Grant, who was making the first defense of his WBF title that he won from Frans Botha in 2011, drops his second fight of his last four.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by hweightblogger on 05-27-2013

[QUOTE=Freedom.;13411099]Grant was always a decent gatekeeper - mediocre heavyweights could never get past him, he's only lost to good fighters. Good to see there's a new heavyweight contender: Carlos Takam. :fing02:[/QUOTE] That was a fantastic fight. He is a mix…

Comment by VatoMulatto on 05-25-2013

Michael Grant still fighting?? Isn't he like 45 years old or something like that??

Comment by TaurusJ27 on 05-25-2013

That was a one sided fight. Takam dominated each rd.

Comment by youngt463 on 05-25-2013

Carlos takam should now be fightin amir mansour because he is the mandatory challenger to that title if the fight does happen I think it will be both fighters toughest fights

Comment by joe strong on 05-24-2013

never seen takam fight but he has a couple decent wins now. he is in the mix...

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