Boxing – John Duddy starts 2010 with victory

Derry's John Duddy took his 28th professional career win on Saturday Night at the Madison Square Garden in New York. Duddy defeated Mexican Juan Astorga thanks to a first round knocked out. The fight lasted just one minute and 55 seconds. Referee Wayne Kelly intervened after Duddy had completely outclassed his South American opponent. The Derry Destroyer's next fight will be on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao/Joshua Clottey bill in Texas on the 13th March.