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Horror cut to Mauricio Lara’s eye forces Josh Warrington fight to be called off

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Daily Star's biggest headlines straight to your inbox!Josh Warrington’s bid for redemption ended in controversy after his clash with Mauricio Lara was halted by a nightmare cut to the Mexican.The Leeds Warrior was denied revenge when the bout was stopped at the end of the second round over an accidental headbutt which opened up a nasty gash above Lara's left eye.Referee Steve Gray went over to the corner at the end of the round and stopped the contest.Because it had not gone four rounds it was ruled a technical draw.A fight must go at least four rounds before they can go to the judges' scorecards.Warrington was fuming and the fans at a packed Headingley Stadium showed their anger, too.It was a huge anti-climax after the big rematch looked.

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