Briedis defeats Mikaelian
Former World Boxing Council cruiserweight champion, Latvian Mairis Briedis, defeated Armenian Noel Mikaelian by unanimous decision in 12 rounds to claim the WBC Diamond belt and advance to the semi-final of the World Boxing Super Series in the division of the Cruiserweights.
The clash that took place Saturday night at the UIC Pavilion, in Chicago, Illinois.
The scores of the judges were 116-110, 115-111 and 115-112, all in favor of Briedis.
With this result, Mairis improves his record to 26-1, with 18 knockouts, while Mikaelian left the ring with a record of 24-2, with 10 knockouts.