The southpaw had Cunningham on the canvas in the fourth round but the American recovered to finish the bout. The judges awarded it 116-110, 116-110 and 115-111.
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Challenger Steve "USS" Cunningham of the U.S. takes a heavy punch from Yoan Pablo Hernandez of Cuba during their IBF cruiserweight World Championship title re-match in Frankfurt, Germany, Feb. 4. Hernandez won the fight after 12 rounds by a 3-0 judge decision.