Sam Bowen turned the brand new British tremendous featherweight champion after defeating Maxi Hughes through stoppage within the eighth spherical at King Power Stadium in Leicester.
Bowen punished Hughes with robust physique pictures and saved stress by coming ahead. Hughes countered again however it was ‘The Bullet’ who began stronger within the first spherical.
Hughes confirmed a whole lot of motion within the second however it was nonetheless Bowen who was touchdown the stronger pictures to the pinnacle and physique.
Bowen saved ending the combos to the physique within the third as ‘The Bullet’ obtained no severe threats from Hughes.
‘Maximus’ began the fourth spherical robust and swarmed Bowen with punches however was lacking loads. Bowen focused the physique once more and linked with robust hooks. Hughes had success however not sufficient.
Hughes went head looking within the fifth however was continuously lacking along with his massive energy hooks. Bowen saved hitting Hughes with good straight punches and hooks. ‘The Bullet’ had discovered his rhythm.
The combat turned much more bodily within the sixth with pushing and shoving. Hughes was dropping extra steam and Bowen wasn’t letting him get off straightforward.
Bowen saved his relentless tempo within the seventh and landed massive physique pictures. Bowen dropped Hughes with a nasty physique shot and repeated simply earlier than the spherical ended. Hughes couldn’t proceed after two seconds of the eight spherical and the referee declared Bowen because the winner through stoppage.
Bowen is now unbeaten in 13 contests and now has 9 stoppage victories to his identify alongside the title of British tremendous featherweight champion.
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