Munroe and Quigg face rematch after cut ends title clash in third round
British super-bantamweights Scott Quigg and Rendall Munroe must put world title ambitions on hold as their interim WBA contest at Manchester Velodrome was ruled a technical draw.
Action stations: Munroe (right) and Quigg served up an exciting two rounds
The first two rounds of the highly-anticipated domestic contest bubbled under nicely before an accidental clash of heads at the start of the third left Leicester's Munroe with a deep cut above his right eye.
Game over: Rendall Munroe suffered a cut after an accidental clash of heads
With the in-ring combat concluded, scenes of violence then broke out in the crowd as an anti-climactic evening ended on an unsavoury note.
Accidental cut sees Quigg v Munroe end in a draw
The highly anticipated fight between Scott Quigg and Rendall Munroe for the WBA interim super-bantamweight title ended in disappointing circumstances on Saturday after a cut stopped the bout in the third round.
Scott Quigg and Rendall Munroe settled for a technical draw after the latter suffered a nasty cut © PA Photos
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