You can now include German boxer Manuel Charr (31-4, 17 KO's) in the mix as world title holders in the heavyweight division. The 33 year-old Charr beat Russian heavyweight Alexander Ustinov (34-2. 25 KO's) to win the World Boxing Association (WBA) "regular" heavyweight title. Charr becomes the "regular" champion behind Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KO's) who is the "super" champion.
The fight took place at the Konig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. Charr was able to control the action for most of the fight and picked up the unanimous decision win with scores of 115-111, 116-111 and 115-112.