Terry Flanagan vs. Derry Mathews: Live Round-by-Round Results and Highlights

Rob Lancaster@RobLancs79Featured ColumnistMarch 12, 2016

Derry Mathews (left) and Terry Flanagan pose for the cameras after their world-title fight.
Derry Mathews (left) and Terry Flanagan pose for the cameras after their world-title fight.Dave Thompson/Getty Images

Terry Flanagan retained his WBO lightweight title on Saturday, beating the experienced Derry Mathews on points in Liverpool, England.

The unbeaten champion, who hails from Manchester, England, improved his record to 30-0 (12 KOs) after coming out on the right end of a unanimous decision.

Mathews (38-10-2, 20 KOs), who was fighting in his own back yard at the Echo Arena, battled bravely but came up short in what was the 50th fight of his professional career.

Recap the action by reading through our live blog:

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