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Rendall Munroe returns with a win

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Didn't even know his comeback was scheduled. He stopped Hungarian Laszlo Fekete in 1 round on Sunday in Leicester.

Fekete had a puncher's record - five off his six wins were by knock-out - but Munroe was too big, too strong and hit too hard.

He walked his opponent down, then blasted the Hungarian to his knees with a left-right-left.

Fekete beat the count, but referee Rob Chalmers waved the fight off after just 101 seconds.

"My biggest fight was with the scales and stepping up in weight was definitely over due," said the 32-year-old, who scaled a career-heavy 9st 7lbs 6ozs.

"I retired because I was disappointed with the lack of opportunities I was getting. But I'm back and now it's all about having fun again."

Munroe attracted a sell-out crowd to the city-centre nightclub and could be back in action there in October.

"I leave who I'm fighting down to my management," he added. "But there's no reason why I can't bring a world title back to Leicester."
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I'm glad to hear that as I was expecting big things out of him a couple of years ago, and was rather crushed considering both times he's stepped up he was beaten. If he can find a weaker champion, I think he could to for a world title run, but until then, I don't think he has any business above the local or Euro level.
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