WBA to probe Evander Holyfield loss in Zurich

December 30th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by ANI  

London, Dec.30 (ANI): Veteran Evander Holyfield could get another crack at the WBA world heavyweight title after his controversial points defeat by Nikolai Valuev.
According to The Sun, the WBA Championship Committee has ordered a panel of judges to review the fight after the legendary four-time champ, 46, claimed he was robbed in their December 20 clash.
It was scored in favor of 7ft 2in Valuev but the Zurich crowd booed the decision.
A WBA official said it was being reviewed due to the respect for the opinion of the fans and media. (ANI)

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