Time was 2:49 seconds of round four. Hunter,33, has won eight fights in succession after his lone loss to Oleksandr Usyk in 2017.
That was then and this is now.
Michael Hunter edged Michael Wilson in an amateur fight 14 years ago.
Now professionals, Hunter and Wilson met again Tuesday night at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
Hunter [20-1, 14 KOs] wobbled Wilson [21-2, 10 KOs] a couple of times before putting him down on all fours in the fourth round. Wilson got up, but the referee didn’t like how Wilson looked and waved the fight off.
Time was 2:49 seconds of round four.
Hunter,33, has won eight fights in succession after his lone loss to Oleksandr Usyk in 2017.
Former WBO welterweight champion Chris Algieri [25-3, 9 KOs] dominated Mikkel Lespierre [22-3-1, 10 KOs] over 10 rounds. Algieri, fighting for the time in over two years, looked sharp. His next fight will likely be against a ranked contender.