15 Oct Davies Jr vs Ritson: Lewis Ritson defeats Robbie Davies Jr on points after thrilling fight in Newcastle
After defeating Robbie Davies Jr on points in an Struggle in Newcastle, lewis Ritson Remained.
As Ritson obtained a unanimous decision at a WBA title eliminator, the hometown favourite produced a career-best performance against Davies Jr to pull in the final rounds.
At a opening three minutes, Ritson unloaded helpless hooks to stun Davies Jr, who attempted to hit with power strikes of his own before the bell.
Davies Jr enforced his power ramming in human body shots as he pressured Ritson to reverse, but the hero fired from close quarters in the third party in hooks.
Ignoring a damaged nose, the early exchanges that were brutal were declared by Davies Jr at the fourth, and Ritson had been quick to answer with his own flurry of punches at the fifth.
The pace eased a little allowing his jab to be pumped by Ritson, alsoSandman delivered out left hands across the seventh.
But Davies Jr bullied a weary-looking Ritson into the ropes in the ninth and replied with right hands in the eighth.
A flurry from Ritson drew roars from the audience during a 10th that was cagey and he increased his arm triumphantly.
At a thrilling final round, Davies and Ritson Jr traded to end a experience.