Terry Flanagan battered Martin Gethin for seven rounds before securing victory and claiming the vacant British lightweight title at the Phones4You Arena in Manchester on Saturday night.
The unbeaten Flanagan, from Manchester, is now 25-0-(9), Gethin drops to 24-4-(11).
In another British title fight on the Queensbury Promotions card Liam Smith from Liverpool, retained his junior middleweight title and improves to 17-0-(7), by stopping Jason Welborn,15-3-(6), inside six rounds. A body shot end the fight.
Unbeaten middleweight prospect Chris Eubank Jr, 17-0-(12), decked Ivan Jukic, 19-3-(12) in the opening round before the bout was waved off.
At junior middleweight Liam Williams, 10-0-1-(5) scored a sixth round retirement win over Ronnie Heffron .Heffron failed to come out for the seventh round.
July 26, 2014