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Luke Campbell going pro

Updated: April 23, 2013, 2:53 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Luke Campbell, who won an Olympic gold medal in the bantamweight division for Great Britain at the 2012 London Games, is going pro.

Campbell, 25, of Hull, England, signed Tuesday with promoter Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Sport and will make his debut at an outdoor stadium show on a date to be determined in July, Hearn announced.

As an amateur, Campbell also won a gold medal at the 2008 European championships and a silver medal at the 2011 world championships. Now it is time for ...

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