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Photos: John Murray Struggles, Still Beats Ouazghari

At York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, EBU lightweight champion John Murray (31-0, 18KOs) struggled early, but managed to pull himself together in the second half to win a twelve round decision over Karim El Quazghari (11-2-2, 4KOs). The scores were 116-110, 117-111 and 115-112.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by -drebin- on 04-03-2011

Sadly I think any of the current LW champions would beat Murray badly. He just has no defence or head movement. However, if he stays at European level for too long with this style he will get stale quickly. He…

Comment by joehenry83 on 04-03-2011

john murray is a good domestic fighter but thats as far as he goes. when murray fights you know what your going to get, aggression , no head movement, no latteral movement and he always just walks straight in taking…

Comment by -TRGB- on 04-03-2011

As far as world level goes, Murray is a mediocre LW who gets annihilated as soon as he faces a solid guy on that level. Cards were a disgrace, officiating was a disgrace.

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