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Vitali Klitschko hurt shoulder in victory

Updated: February 19, 2012, 8:27 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko suffered a torn ligament in his left shoulder during his unanimous decision win over Dereck Chisora on Saturday in Munich, Germany, but he will not require surgery.

"Vitali suffered a small rupture of a ligament in his left shoulder, which is why he was not able to use his left hand as he wanted to use it," Klitschko spokesman Klaus Dittrich told ESPN.com on Sunday.

The injury occurred in the third round, Dittrich said.

During his ...

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