Mass brawl breaks out amongst crowd at UK boxing match (VIDEO)
The chaos at the Copper Box Arena in east London was reportedly sparked by the shock defeat of fan favorite Sam McNess who was brutally beaten by Asinia Byfield.
Embarrassing scenes at the copper box!! pic.twitter.com/iJDteRRMHV— rob johnson (@rpjay2) July 8, 2017
Eyewitnesses captured the mass brawl of punches which left the amateur fighters and fans alike with a bad taste in their mouth.
The beef that kicked off in copperbox between millwall and west ham fans was genuinely insane pic.twitter.com/Zitk6Tfgpo— Lew (@Lewbob91) July 9, 2017
The night’s main event between light-heavyweights Anthony Yarde and Richard Baranyi was almost called off as security tried, and failed, to control the crowd. Yarde eventually went on to defeat Baranyi.