Topping the bill at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, ‘Irish’ Cam O’Connell had an impressive stoppage victory. The Alberta lightweight of Dublin descent scored a third round stoppage of Hungarian Olympian Norbert Kalucza to move to [12(8)-0-1]. The Canadian is back in action at the end of next month (October 28th v Mario Perez).
Kildare light middleweight Dennis Hogan moved back into the WBO World rankings on Saturday morning in Brisbane. ‘The Hurricane’ won the organisation’s Oriental title with a ten-round points victory over Cameroon-born Samuel Colomban to move to Dennis Hogan [24(7)-1(0)-1]. The 31 year old has now set his sights on a big fight with one of the divisions top names.