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WBC fines Dereck Chisora for slap

Updated: February 18, 2012, 7:24 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

MUNICH -- The World Boxing Council has fined challenger Dereck Chisora for slapping heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko during the weigh-in.

WBC president Jose Sulaiman says the British fighter was fined for his "unsportsmanlike behavior" Friday. Sulaiman says Klitschko "behaved like a gentleman and kept calm."

Chisora slapped the 6-foot-7 Ukrainian across his left cheek with his open right hand and insulted him the day before Saturday's title bout, which Klitschko won unanimously ...

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