Josh Warrington beats Kid Galahad to retain IBF world featherwight title

Josh Warrington edged a tough contest with British rival Kid Galahad to retain his IBF world featherweight title with a split-decision points win.

Warrington, 28, hoped the contest would be his last in his home city of Leeds as he eyes potential unification fights in the United States.

Galahad, 29, frustrated him early on and switched his stance to confuse.

He frequently grappled to kill any flow in the fight but the champion earned a split 116-112, 116-113 113-115...
source: BBC Leeds

2019-06-16 13:17
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