Lee Haskins scored a fifth round stoppage win over Martin Ward to claim the vacant British bantamweight title in front of his local fans at the City Academy Sports Centre in Bristol on Saturday night.
The bout was stopped after 2.38 of the fifth session.
On the undercard former two weight British champion Dean Francis out-pointed Arturs Kulikauskis from Latvia over six rounds. The referee’s score was 59-56.
welterweight Tamuka Mucha w tko 6 Arvydas Trizno
featherweight Michael Ramabeletsa w pts 6 Aivaras Balsys
super featherweight Ricky O Brian W TKO 1 Harvey Hemsley
April 27, 2013