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Ireland's Jono Carroll remains undefeated with victory on Klitschko-Fury undercard

The 23-year took his record to 9-0 tonight.

Jono Carroll in action.
Jono Carroll in action.
Image: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

IRELAND’S JONO CARROLL kept his perfect pro record alive with victory over Miguel Gonzalez on the undercard of tonight’s world heavyweight title fight between Tyson Fury and Wladimir Klitschko.

The 23-year old made it nine wins from nine since turning professional back in 2012 thanks to a unanimous decision victory over his Honduran opponent whose record now reads 13-4.

The Irishman dominated the early stages and, as Gonzalez tried to chase the bout, Carroll picked him apart without finding the decisive punch that may have ended the 10-round contest early.

Before the fight, the Irish super featherweight — who trains in Packie Collins’ Celtic Warriors Gym where Conor McGregor once sparred — joked with Sky Box Office that he had fought in a sold out football arena before the UFC star.

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