Rhodes too good for Wyatt

George Rhodes cruised to a comfortable points victory over Ali Wyatt at the Barnsley Metrodome on Saturday evening.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 19th March 2016, 9:46 pm
Updated Saturday, 19th March 2016, 9:54 pm
George Rhodes Jnr beat Ali Wyatt on points at the Barnsley Metrodome.
George Rhodes Jnr beat Ali Wyatt on points at the Barnsley Metrodome.

The Scarborough welterweight won all four rounds to claim a 40-36 success in his fourth professional outing, maintaining his 100 per cent record in the paid ranks.

“I thought that I performed very well on the night, this was my best performance to date,” Rhodes reflected.

“I kept it simple and didn’t do anything flamboyant but I felt in control the whole way through the fight and dictated the pace. It was easy really.

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“I caught Wyatt coming forward a few times and landed well to the body. He had plenty of marks on him by the end.

“He told me after the fight that I nearly had him out in the second with a couple of body shots, so overall I’m very pleased with how it went.”