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Joe Knows! Calzaghe Defeats Hopkins!

Las Vegas, NV – April 19, 2007 – The Fighting Welshman Joe Calzaghe defeated Bernard Hopkins to keep his undefeated streak going at 45-0. Hopkins (48-5-1) dropped Calzaghe in the first round with a stiff straight right. From then on, Hopkins took most of the fight off, constantly moving backwards, clinching his opponent, and throw no more than 2 punches at a time. Calzaghe, started off slow, but brought the fight to Hopkins in the later rounds. Judges at ringside scored the bout 114-113 for Hopkins, 115-112 and 116-111 for Calzaghe. Looming in the future for Calzaghe is another legend, Roy Jones Jr.

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