Edwards wins shock world title to follow in brother's footsteps

in #boxing3 months ago

Sunny Edwards defiled the odds with his impressive performance has he handed Moruti Mthalane his 1st defeat to be become IBF world flyweight champion.


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The Briton followed the footsteps of his brother to become world champion after seeing off the south African via unanimous decision 118-111 120-108 115-113 to win.

25 year old Edwards was rated as the underdog prior to the bout but came out of the clash as a champion and extends his record to 16 wins from 16 fights as a professional.

The victory also see Edwards and his brother Charlie become the 2nd pair brothers from UK to land a world title.