Video – Only in Germany: Anne Sophie Mathis knocks out home favourite Christina Hammer, only to be bizarrely DQ’d

Replays show every punch Mathis landed was legal. (Also worth noting that on the same card, Stieglitz was the beneficiary of a controversial stoppage in his main event fight)

The same referee, Manfred Kuchler, disqualified Cisse Salif against Petkovic a couple of years ago for phantom low blows in a fight he was completely dominating, in one of the worst robberies, and displays of corruption, I’ve seen in a boxing ring.

All of this reminded me of the referee picking up Yoan Pablo Hernandez when he was under assault from Wayne Braithwaite:

2 thoughts on “Video – Only in Germany: Anne Sophie Mathis knocks out home favourite Christina Hammer, only to be bizarrely DQ’d

    • The ref picking up Hernandez is definitely one of the most surreal things I’ve seen in a boxing ring

      Hammer-Mathis has since been changed to a no contest by the BDB, but Mathis still robbed of her KO win

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