Sunday, March 31, 2013

Boxing: Stankovic wins European title

KOPAONIK – Serbia's Nenad Stankovic on Friday became IBF European champion in the light heavyweight category. Stankovic defeated Hamza Wandera from Uganda, who competes for Sweden.

  The judge stopped the bout in the fourth round after Wandera was knocked down several times by the Serbian boxer. After his victory, Stankovic said the European title is a step forward for him and his country, and dedicated it to Serbia and President Tomislav Nikolic. 

 Stankovic became world cruiserweight champion in Belgrade in 2011. Photo Tanjug video

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