World Series Boxing: British Lionhearts lose to Atlas Lions

British Lionhearts
Ionut-Mirel Jitaru (right) fought in the deciding bout of the night

British Lionhearts suffered a 3-2 defeat by Morocco's Atlas Lions in week three of the World Series of Boxing in Casablanca.

Wins for Sam Maxwell and Anthony Fowler had squared the match at 2-2 but Ionut-Mirel Jitaru could not pull off a victory in Friday's decider.

After winning their first match against China Dragons, the Lionhearts lost to Ukraine Otamans in week two.

They face Algeria Desert Hawks next, at London's York Hall on Thursday.

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