VEGASLATE told you about this big match a few weeks back, and now the result is in. Calzaghe defeated Hopkins tonight here in Las Vegas.
Joe Calzaghe was knocked down in the first round but came back to win on points against Hopkins tonight in Las Vegas, to nab number one in the world for light-heavyweight.
Calzaghe is now still undefeated but the win on points was close in tonight’s meeting.
Judge Adalaide Byrd, close at 114-113 verdict, but the other judges with a further margin: Chuck Giampa (116-111) and Ted Gimza (115-112).
Bernard Hopkins,Joe Calzaghe