scored a seventh round technical knockout over
late substitute Kakhaber Avetisiani from
Georgia, who came in on one days notice after
original foe Mikheil Gogebashvili was part of a
car accident shortly before his scheduled
departure to Luxembourg.
visitor put on a game performance despite the
very difficult circumstances, but Peynaud proved
too strong and dominated most of the rounds. So,
quite early in the fight it was clear that
Avetisiani would have to land a big punch to
trouble the home-fighter.
wasn’t to be, and when referee Tonio Tiberi
waved the fight off in the seventh round,
Peynaud, who is also a world champion Kickboxer,
could celebrate his third championship as a
professional boxer, having also captured the
Benelux and Luxembourg titles last June.