Zhilei Zhang and Joe Joyce clashed in a heavyweight rematch at Wembley Arena in London, UK.
Zhang won the first encounter this year in April via TKO in round 6. That turned out to be Joyce’s first ever loss in professional career. Zhang held WBO Interim Heavyweight title heading into this bout and Joyce had a chance at revenge. Was he be able to take revenge though?
The undercard featured Anthony Yarde returning to action to take on Jorge Silva in a light heavyweight bout. Pierce O’Leary and Kane Gardner clashed over WBC International Super Lightweight Championship. Zach Parker tried to bounce back from his first loss as he faces Khalid Graidia. Mousa Itami was also in action once again.
Tune in below results from Zhilei Zhang vs Joe Joyce boxing event with complete fight card, and other details.
- Sean Noakes def. Lukasz Barabasz via decision(59-54) – 6 rounds, welterweight bout
- Tommy Fletcher def. Alberto Tapia via TKO in round 4 – 6 rounds, cruiserweight bout
- Moses Itauma def. Amine Boucetta via TKO in round 1 – 6 rounds, heavyweight bout
- Royston Barney-Smith def. Engel Gomez via decision(60-52) – 6 rounds, super featherweight bout
- Ezra Taylor def. Joel McIntyre via TKO in round 8 – 8 rounds, light heavyweight bout
- Zach Parker def. Khalid Graidia via TKO(corner retired) in round 7 -10 rounds, super middleweight bout
- Pierce O’Leary def. Kane Gardner via unanimous decision(100-90, 99-92, 99-92) – 10 rounds, super lightweight bout for O’Leary’s WBC International super lightweight title
- Anthony Yarde def. Jorge Silva via KO in round 2 – 10 rounds, light heavyweight bout
- Zhilei Zhang def. Joe Joyce via KO in round 3 – 12 rounds, heavyweight bout for Zhang’s WBO interim title