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Savannah Marshall does a quick job for Lolita Tamzeya in the first title defense

Savannah Marshall He held her WBO middleweight title by stopping Zambian challenger Lolita Tamzeya within two rounds of Newcastle.

Her undefeated Hartlepool fighter in her professional career was almost exactly the first defense of the title she won a year ago, but it didn’t last long.

Savannah Marshall (left) stopped Lolita Tamzeya in the second round (Owen Humphreys / PA)

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It was a big step in the class for Musaya, she came out with all the guns burned, but she quickly ran out of steam and the referee intervened shortly before the end of the second round.

30-year-old Marshall is now American Claressa Shields And the pair will fight with the same card in December.

Bullish Marshall told Sky Sports:

Hughie Fury (left) defeats Christian Hammer (Owen Hummers / PA)

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Good night for the trainer Peter Fury His son Huey defeated Christian Hammer in a heavyweight contest. The contest ended when a Romanian was injured in a bruise in the fifth round and retired.

Huey Fury Aiming to emulate his cousin Tyson as a world champion, he said:

“There was a lot more gear we could offer. No matter what, there was a stop. He was constantly being beaten.”

Savannah Marshall does a quick job for Lolita Tamzeya in the first title defense

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