Coyle shines on Vegas debut

Derry middleweight Connor Coyle was victorious on his Las Vegas debut on Thursday night beating Robert Burwell on a unanimous decision.

It was an important night for Coyle who also made his debut under the Roy Jones Jr Promotion banner at the Sam’s Hotel and Casino in Sin City while the fight was also broadcast on UFC Fight Pass.

He was a clear 77-74 winner on all three judge’s cards and now sits 10-0 in the pro ranks.

Connor’s next fight in America which looks set to be a ten rounder is due early summer.