Greenwich heavyweight Daniel Dubois blows away Snijders to move to 15-0

Daniel Dubois made it 15 straight victories in the pro ranks with an easy two-round stoppage of Ricardo Snijders.

The Greenwich heavyweight was a huge favourite as he defended his WBO International title.

And Snijders, a late replacement opponent, was down three times in the first round and appeared to have little desire to continue.

While the Dutchman did come out for the second round he was down again before the contest was waved over after just three minutes and 20 seconds of action.

It was Dubois’ 14th inside-the-distance victory and he is now set to meet Joe Joyce in October. But that bout is dependent on the government allowing a live audience to attend the show.

Dubois said: ”I wanted to go in there and impress. The only way I thought I could do that was by trying to take him out straight away .

“But I had to relax a bit, hold back a bit, and just box my way into it, and then I got the job done easily.

“You don’t get paid for overtime in this game. I was on a mission. Get rid of the cobwebs and get back into it. Now I feel I’ve done that. I need a step-up.”


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