Tony Bellew wins world title with third-round knockout of Ilunga Makabu

• Everton fan realises dream by fighting at Goodison Park
• Recovers from first-round knockdown to take belt

Tony Bellew recovered from a first-round knockdown to win the WBC world cruiserweight title with a third-round stoppage of Ilunga Makabu.

The Everton supporter – in front of his own fans at Goodison Park – was floored by the Congolese fighter in round one but came back with a flurry of punches in the third which pinned his opponent against the ropes.

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