Bundu vs Moscatiello

Leonard Bundu Antonio Moscatiello

Bundu Moscatiello

Palasport EIB Fiera, Brescia, Lombardia, Italy

23 March 2012, 00:00:00

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The EBU (European) Welterweight Championship

Bundu knocks out Moscatiello

Leonard Bundu shows his experience to score a fifth-round knockout to defend his EBU (European) Welterweight Championship against late replacement challenger Antonio Moscatiello.

Moscatiello, 29, was no match for his unbeaten 37-year-old opponent, who, after just two minutes of the fifth, ended the bout with a knockout.

Bundu and Moscatiello set for Brescia clash

Leonard Bundu defends his EBU (European) Welterweight Championship against hot prospect Antonio Moscatiello.

Reigning champion, the unbeaten Bundu, is a tough southpaw with a 25 - 0 - 2 career record. The 37-year-old, born in Sierra Leone, will make his first European title defence after winning the belt from Daniele Petrucci in November last year.

The challenger, Moscatiello, is a 29-year-old up-and-comer in with a 13 - 0 record. This fight is a first championship bout for the Milan-born welterweight, who already has nine knockout wins to his name.