Result: Team GB's Savannah Marshall shocked by Marina Volnova

Result: Team GB's Marshall shocked by Volnova
© PA Photos
Team GB's Savannah Marshall bows out of the Olympics with a 16-12 defeat to Marina Volnova of Kazakhstan.

Team GB's Savannah Marshall has exited the Olympic middleweight competition at the hands of Marina Volnova of Kazakhstan.

The first two rounds were scored evenly as neither fighter managed to consistently land their shots.

Most of the fight was fought on the inside. Volnova edged in front after the third round thanks to the volume of punches she got off.

Marshall started the final round at a furious pace, landing a few fierce shots as she battled to keep her hopes intact.

However, the Kazakh boxed cleverly to score a 16-12 decision.

Share this article now:
New boxing generic
Read Next:
Result: Volnova seals quarter-final berth
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand