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Spectacular prospect Dalton Smith makes assertion with massive one-punch KO at Eddie Hearn’s again backyard Struggle Camp, referee counts for no purpose

Impressive prospect Dalton Smith makes statement with big one-punch KO at Eddie Hearn’s back garden Fight Camp, referee counts for no reason


Dalton Smith took benefit of an enormous alternative by scoring a one-punch knockout of Nathan Bennett on Saturday evening.

The 23-year-old was given a slot on Eddie Hearn’s first Struggle Camp present within the Matchroom HQ again backyard and took it with aplomb.

After controlling the primary 4 rounds by displaying his technical means, Smith upped the tempo within the fifth.

The spectacular super-lightweight prospect landed a swift proper hand and laid Bennett out on the canvas.

It was clear that the battle was completed, however referee Ian John Lewis unnecessarily determined to finish a full ten rely.

Fortunately Bennett was up and okay shortly afterwards as Smith moved to 7-0 (6 KOs).

Smith discovered a house for his proper hand
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Bennett was KOd
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Hearn beforehand informed talkSPORT concerning the Struggle Camp sequence: “We talked about doing boxing in studios and there’s lots of people doing it.

“I simply really feel like if you end up speaking a few gladiatorial sport, like boxing, it’s essential to create that second, that vitality, not only for the viewer at house however the fighter as effectively.

“We’ve received massive plans. It appears to be like incredible…

“It’s a must to be compelling and progressive and give you concepts like Matchroom Struggle Camp, the place broadcasters are going to say, ‘Wow, we love that.’”