Rising Cuban heavyweight Mike Perez is still undefeated after romping to the International Prizefighter trophy in London on Saturday.
The 25-year-old southpaw who now lives in Ireland produced a stunning knockout display in the final of the eight-man event, stopping American veteran Tye Fields after just 42 seconds of the first round.
Perez’s professional record now stands at 16-0, with 12 knockouts.
International Prizefighter Heavyweight results (Alexandra Palace, London).
Quarter-finals: Mike Perez (Cuba) def. Kertson Manswell (Trinidad and Tobago) – points
Semi-finals: M. Perez def. G. Tony – 1st-round knockout; T Fields def. K Airich – 1st-round knockout
Final: M. Perez def. T. Fields – 1st-round knockout