Luke Campbell obliterates Harris in 1st round
By Jim Dower: Making his pro debut, former 2012 Olympic Gold medalist Luke Campbell (1-0, 1 KO’s) destroyed durable Andrew Harris (2-6) in the 1st round on Saturday night at the Craven Park Stadium, Hull, Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
The fight was halted after Campbell unloaded with a flurry of shots while Harris stood trapped in the corner. Harris had already been knocked down twice in the round prior to the stoppage.
Showing amazing hand speed, Campbell dropped Harris with a right hook to the head while backing up. Moments later, Campbell knocked Harris down again with a flurry of shots.
In other action on the card:
Curtis Woodhouse (19-5, 12 KO’s) stopped Joe Elfidh (7-4) in the 3rd round.
Undefeated Rocky Fielding (15-0, 8 KO’s) kept his perfect record intact with a 4 round decision over Darren McKenna (2-0-1, 2 KO’s). The final score was 40-36.
Undefeated middleweight John Ryder (15-0, 9 KO’s) destroyed journeyman Yoann Bloyer (16-21-2, 2 KO’s) by a 2nd round TKO.
Unbeaten middleweight Anthony Ogogo (3-0, 2 KO’s) stopped Gary Boulden (7-10, 2 KO’s) in the 5th round.