After defeating Robbie Davies Jr on Issues Within an fight in Newcastle, lewis Ritson stayed in line to Get a WBA title Taken.
The hometown preferred made a operation to pull in the closing rounds as Ritson obtained a unanimous decision in a WBA title eliminator with scores of 117-112??116-112 116-112.
At a frenzied 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 imposed his power in the next, as he forced Ritson into reverse, ramming in human body shots, however, the local hero fired from close quarters from the third party hooks.
Ignoring a nose that was damaged, the early exchanges were resumed by Davies Jr also Ritson was quick to reply with his own flurry of punches in the fifth.
The relentless pace eased a little letting Ritson to pump his jab out, alsoSandman sent precise palms that were left out .
However, Davies Jr responded in the eighth with hands and bullied a weary-looking Ritson to the ropes at the ninth.
A flurry out of Ritson drew roars from the crowd during a cagey 10th and he increased his arm triumphantly after another crunching mix from the 11th.
From the ropes, Ritson and Davies Jr traded in a final round to finish a encounter.