World Series of Boxing: British Lionhearts lose semi-final to Astana Arlans Kazakhstan

Tom Whittaker-Hart on the attack
Whittaker-Hart won his bout after WSB debutant Niall Farrell lost a split decision earlier in the evening

The British Lionhearts went out at the semi-final stage of the World Series of Boxing with a 7-3 aggregate defeat by Astana Arlans Kazakhstan in London.

They lost 3-2 on the night at York Hall against a strong Kazhak team who will face Cuba or Columbia in the final.

At light-heavyweight, Liverpool's Tom Whittaker-Hart saw off Arman Rysbek to secure a first victory in WSB.

Patrick Mailata ended the match and the season in style with a third round stoppage of Nursultan Amanzhilov.

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