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Sweden's Badou Jack claimed the World Boxing Council's super middleweight title as he outpointed previously unbeaten Anthony Dirrell at the UIC Pavilion arena. The 31-year-old Jack Friday night received winning scores of 116-112 and 115-113, while the third judge scored it a 114-114 draw. Jack improved to 19-1-1 while Dirrell dropped to 27-1-1. Jack has won three consecutive fights after being stopped in the opening round by Derek Edwards last year.