World Series of Boxing: British Lionhearts defeat China Dragons

Qais Ashfaq
Qais Ashfaq was one of three winning fighters for the British Lionhearts

The British Lionhearts beat the China Dragons on their World Series of Boxing return in London on Thursday night.

Victories for Qais Ashfaq, Sam Maxwell and Anthony Fowler secured a 3-2 victory for the Lionhearts at York Hall in Bethnal Green.

The Lionhearts made their WSB debut in the 2012-13 series and, after missing the 2013-14 campaign, have returned to action in this year's competition.

They take on the Ukraine Otamans in Kiev in week two next Friday.

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