Welsh boxer Joe Cordina wins third professional bout in Sheffield

Joe Cordina
Joe Cordina fought for Team GB at the Rio Olympics and was a bronze medallist at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Welsh boxer Joe Cordina won his third professional fight on the undercard of Kell Brook's defeat to Errol Spence Junior.

Rio Olympian Cordina forced opponent Josh Thorne to withdraw from the contest inside the first round due to an ear injury.

In April the 25-year-old super-featherweight claimed two stoppages in seven days.

He overpowered Sergej Vib at Wembley Stadium after stopping Jose Aguilar on his professional debut on 22 April.

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