In Rostov-on-don took place the battle for the «silver belt» of the WBC in the heavyweight division. Dmitry Kudryashov in the fifth round knocked out Olanrewaju Durodola.
The fight was a rematch. Kudryashov suffered the only defeat in November 2015 — second round knockout of Durodola.
The Russian became the mandatory Challenger for the WBC championship belt, which is owned by Latvian boxer mairis Briedis.
In the fourth round Kudryashov managed to knock the opponent down. In five Russians finished off the opponent.