Lowestoft boxer Anthony Ogogo has lost his Olympic semi-final.

Ogogo had entered the ring to rapturous applause from the partisan British crowd as he prepared to face Brazilian Esquiva Florentino at the ExCeL Arena this afternoon.

The Brazilian fighter was just too powerful for him, forcing him to take two standing eight counts in the final round. The final score was 16-9 to the Brazilian.

The result means the Middle weight has won a bronze medal.