Andy Lee wins in Illinois

Updated: May 19, 2011

Limerick middleweight, Andy Lee won a unanimous decision in his ten round bout against Alex Bunema at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, United States on Wednesday night.

Southpaw Lee, kept his opponent at bay with his long jab and picked up the points along the way. The Irish fighter won every one of the ten rounds and ended up taking the bout on a scorelineof 100-90, 100-90, 100-90. The victory gave Lee both the NABF and NABA Middleweight Championship titles. With a record of 25 wins and one defeat,he is now back on track for a shot at the world title later in the year.

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