In Barnsley, Yorkshireman Neil Beevers won by third round TKO over Sean McKervey of Coventry to take the British Masters Welterweight Title. The Carl Greaves promoted fight-night also featured an international bout between Alexei Collado of Cuba and Jose Saez of Argentina. Collado won by third round TKO in the scheduled eight round Super Bantamweight Contest.
Heavyweight Danny Williams continues to keep busy. The ‘Brixton Bomber’ scored a first round Knockout over Hungarian - Laszlo Toth in Hamburg, Germany.
Stuart Hall of Darlington won the BBBofC British Bantamweight Title by fifth round TKO over Liverpools’ John Donnelly in Tyne and Wear.
In Rotherham, former Professional Footballer - Curtis Woodhouse scored a second round KO over the normally durable Billy Smith. The Dave Coldwell promoted fight-card featured five bouts.
In Cleethorpes, Carl Greaves’s four-fight card saw wins from all four home-fighters.
Recent changes to the 'King Khan Returns' Bill at the MEN Arena next Saturday means that the event will not now be on SkySports. Instead, it will be screened live on Primetime TV on a pay-per-view basis.
And, we hear that undefeated British and WBO Inter-Continental Welterweight Champion - Kell Brook, has signed with Matchroom Sport. The Sheffield boxer was previously signed to Frank Warren.