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Luke Campbell stops Tommy Coyle, Rose and Burns win on undercard

Luke Campbell, Brian Rose, Ricky Burns, and Dillian Whyte were winners today in the UK.

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Scott Christ is the managing editor of Bad Left Hook and has been covering boxing for SB Nation since 2006.

Luke Campbell's hometown rivalry with Tommy Coyle is over, as the 2012 Olympic gold medalist dropped Coyle four times en route to a 10th round stoppage win in Hull, England.

Campbell (12-0, 10 KO) put Coyle down in the second round on a body shot, and three more times in the 10th before referee Victor Loughlin stopped the fight at 1:41.

"It was a fantastic fight," Campbell told Sky Sports. "I hit him with some cracking shots and he waved me on again. Credit to Tommy. I hope we have the fans a great fight."

Coyle (21-3, 10 KO) had been on a strong run, winning six straight fights to get himself into position for the high-profile clash with the rising star. But Campbell's accuracy and sharp shooting punches were just too much for him, though Coyle fought with spirit and bravery.

"I was confident I could upset the odds and even knock him out, but he's too smart," Coyle told Sky. "I'm a domestic fighter at best and that's it. He's a great fighter."

On the undercard, Brian Rose (27-3-1, 8 KO) got some revenge against Carson Jones (37-11-3, 27 KO) with a 12-round unanimous decision win in a rematch of their February bout, which Jones won via controversial first round stoppage. Rose won on scores of 116-112, 117-112, and 119-111. Ricky Burns (38-5-1, 12 KO) stopped Prince Ofotsu (15-5, 11 KO) when Ofotsu's corner threw in the towel for seemingly no particular reason in round five. Ofotsu was in no trouble. He actually caught the towel. And heavyweight Dillian Whyte (14-0, 11 KO) stopped Irineu Beato Costa Junior (17-5, 15 KO) in the first round.

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