Jones Jr adds 'world' cruiserweight title to haul
Former four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr has added a first ever 'world' cruiserweight title to his haul after easing to a 12-round unanimous decision win over Zine Eddine Benmakhlouf in Moscow.
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He takes home the vacant WBU V cruiserweight belt - although this is not the same World Boxing Union which was contested throughout the nineties, but a German version boasting the same name.
Algerian Benmakhlouf was angered various times throughout the fight as Jones Jr pulled off his trademark show-boating. However, the American never really faced any trouble and came through comfortably, forcing his opponent to the floor in the third with a huge left hand.
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