Ex-world champion under version WBC heavyweight champion Samuel Peter (37-6, 30 KOS) knocked out Mexican, Gerardo Escobar (2-22, 1 KO), according to Boxingnews.
38-year-old Nigerian, who returned to the ring after a 21-month layoff, knocked out his opponent in the first round.
This match took place on February 22 in Tijuana, but his results were known to the public only on March 6.
Note that Peter met twice with Vladimir Klitschko. In 2005 he was three times sent the Ukrainian down, but lost on points. In 2010, Klitschko knocked out the Nigerian in the tenth round.
Earlier in mass media there was an information that Vladimir Klitschko returns to the professional ring, and could fight against the British in the spring of Dillian white.
As previously wrote the portal Znayu Vladimir Klitschko wants to get back into Boxing.
3 August 2017 Wladimir Klitschko has announced his retirement.
According to Klitschko, he believes he made the right decision, ending his athletic career.
“I’m still very motivated as a 19-year-old guy who wants to discover the world. On the other hand, I became more and more clear: I did not want to bring your motivation and energy in the ring. I wanted to send these components to achieve success in their second career. Finally announcing his retirement from professional sports, I felt physical and mental relief. And it also allowed me to realize that I made the right decision.
In the end, I’m only 42 and hope that the second half of life ahead of me. It is difficult to describe my condition, when you feel and know you have a lot to do. I look to the future and see themselves in the business. I hope, as passionate and obsessive as it is in sport,” – said Klitschko.
Klitschko competed professionally in Boxing since 1996 in the heavyweight category. He was the world champion under versions WBO, IBO, IBF and WBA. In 1996, Klitschko took the gold at the Olympic games in Atlanta. In 21 year career, Klitschko has held a 69 fights, scoring 64 victory (53 of them by knockout).
As reported Znayu, Wladimir Klitschko, shared the secret of motivation.