=== Britain's Campbell beats Ireland's Nevin in boxing ===
London, England (Sports Network) - Great Britain's Luke Campbell beat
Ireland's John Joe Nevin to win the men's bantamweight final in front of a
Campbell beat Nevin 14-11 to highlight five title fights Saturday night at the
London Olympics, saying afterward the crowd of 10,000 people inspired him to
"You can't describe the feeling. It's once-in-a-lifetime to be part of the
Olympics and represent Great Britain," said Campbell.
World champion Oleksandr Usyk of the Ukraine beat Italian Clemente Russo 14-11
for the heavyweight gold medal, while No. 1 seed Zou Shiming of China defended
his Olympic gold in the light flyweight with a 13-10 victory over Thailand's
Cuba's Roniel Iglesias Sotolongo routed Ukrainian Denys Berinchyk 22-15 for
the light welterweight title and Japan's Ryota Murata edged Brazil's Esquiva
Falcao Florentino 14-13 for the middleweight gold.
Boxers who lost semifinal bouts in the weight classes both earned bronze
Gold medals will be decided Sunday in five more weight classes, including the
super heavyweight category.
08/11 19:00:59 ET