Before the televised portion of Sky Sports action takes airs this evening, six fights here in Manchester have already reached their conclusions.
Results are as follows:
Hosea Burton TKO4 Tzvetozar Iliev
Jack Massey PTS4 Moses Matovu
Jimmy Kelly PTS 4 Jason McCardle
Sam Hyde 38-38 Draw Wayne Brooks
Marcos Morrison (debut) vs Csaba Torma (11-22, 7KO’s) – 4 Rounds Junior Middleweight
A terrific right hand counter over the top put Torma down in round one. The Hungarian survived the count and complained to the referee about a low blow shortly after. Morrison used his jab coming in and set up a right hook to the body that put Torma down for the second time. Steve Gray called a halt to the action shortly after. TKO1 Morrison 2.58 of round one.
Liam Hanrahan (8-0, 5KO’s) vs Krzysztof Rogowski (7-9, 2KO’s) – 8 Rounds Super Bantamweight
In the first shock of the evening journeyman Rogowski picks up a rare victory after knocking Hanrahan out in the third round. Both fighters threw left hooks simultaneously, but it was the Polish fighters punch which landed first and put down the Macclesfield man. TKO Rogowski 2.24 of round three.