Result: Roberto Cammarelle prevails over Magomedrasul Medzhidov

Italy's Roberto Cammarelle defeats Azerbaijan's Magomedrasul Medzhidov to advance into the final of the super heavyweight division.

Italy's Roberto Cammarelle has defeated Azerbaijan's Magomedrasul Medzhidov, giving him the chance to defend his Olympic super heavyweight title.

Medzhidov got the better of the early exchanges, opening up a 6-4 lead at the end of the first round.

However, the Italian responded well and levelled matters at 10-10 heading into the final round.

Cammarelle found the target with a big left hand early in the third, which sent the Azeri stumbling backwards.

Medzhidov was now struggling to hold Cammarelle off and was on the receiving end of a few decent punches.

The Italian was in the driving seat in the final round and he went on to win by a 13-12 scoreline.

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