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Hill outpoints Brudov, regains cruiserweight belt at 42

Updated: January 28, 2006, 1:28 AM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Virgil Hill is 42, but he looked more like 22 Friday night as he outboxed Valery Brudov to win a vacant cruiserweight belt at the Tropicana Showroom.

Hill (50-5), who has won five world title belts between light heavyweight and cruiserweight, had been idle for 20 months since losing a close, but unanimous decision in a rematch with then-champ Jean-Marc Mormeck in South Africa in May of 2004.

After that loss, Hill announced his ...

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