Dillian Whyte stops Derick Chisora in 11 rounds
In a rematch of a fight of the year contender in 2016, Heavyweight Dillian “The Body Snatcher” Whyte (25-1, 18 KOs) scored a spectacular eleventh round knockout over Dereck “Delboy” Chisora (29-9, 21 KOs) on Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London, England. The bout was a proper slugfest, as it was not a technical affair, but a violent one. Chisora lost a point in round eight and eleven, which didn’t matter as Whyte knocked him out with a left hook at 1:56 of the eleventh round.
At the time of the stoppage, Chisora was up on two of the three cards by one point.
Notable undercard fights
Flyweight Charlie Edwards (14-1, 6 KOs) dethroned WBC champion Cristofer Rosales (28-4, 19 KOs), who was in the running for fighter of the year, by twelve round unanimous decision.
The judges saw it 118-110, 117-111 and 116-112.
Heavyweight David Price (23-6, 19 KOs) scored a fourth-round TKO over Tom Little (10-7, 3 KOs).
Heavyweight Carlos Takam (36-5-1, 28 KOs) scored a seventh-round KO over Senad Gashi (17-2, 17 KOs).