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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Billy Joe Saunders was quick to admit he was well below par as he beat Artur Akavov to defend his WBO world middleweight title for the first time.

Hatfield boxer Billy Joe Saunders made a successful, but unconvincing, first defence of his WBO world middleweight title with victory over Russian Artur Akavov in Scotland.

Almost a year on from winning the WBO world middleweight title and following one cancelled and three postponed fights in 2016, Hatfield boxer Billy Joe Saunders will finally defend his crown for the first time on Saturday.

Hatfield boxer Billy Joe Saunders’ first WBO world middleweight title defence, planned for this Saturday in Cardiff, has been postponed.

Hatfield’s WBO world middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders could be in line for a surprise title defence in Japan next year.

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