Darren Barker vs. Affif Belghecham
2010-04-09 : Darren Barker 159½ lbs beat Affif Belghecham 160 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12
- Location: Alexandra Palace, Wood Green, London, United Kingdom
- Referee: Massimo Barrovecchio
- Judge: Luca Montella 116-112
- Judge: Ventsislav Nikolov 119-110
- Judge: Raiko Djajic 116-114
Darren Barker of London, England UK won the vacant EBU European middleweight title with a unanimous 12 round decision over Affif Belgchecham of France in a close bout. Barker appeared to win rounds 1, 2, 4, 5 and 6 as the aggressor landing more punches, while Behchecham appeared the aggressor to win rounds 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11. Rounds 3 and 12 appeared close.