Tony Bellew defeats BJ Flores in the third round to remain WBC Cruiserweight world champion
Tony Bellew has defeated BJ Flores to defend his WBC Cruiserweight world champion belt.
The Liverpool-born boxer knocked down his American opponent three times in the second round, before finishing the 37-year-old in the third round.
Immediately after the fight, the 33-year-old jumped out of the ring to challenge David Haye, who was in attendance at ringside.
Flores didn’t appear able to deal with Bellew, despite an even first round, after the passionate fighter abandoned much of his tactical plan to go for the knockout.
More to follow.
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