Tony "The Tiger" Thompson has lost a 12-round unanimous decision to Carlos Takam tonight at Marcel Cerdan Sport Palace in Paris, France.
According to reports, Takam outworked Thompson for the bulk of the bout, choosing to play it safe for the final two rounds. Thompson had some success counterpunching but could not seize control of the contest.
Thompson's record drops to 39-5, 26 KO's. Takam, who captured the WBC Silver Heavyweight title with the win, is now 30-1-1, 23 KO's.