Advertisement: IBO Boxing
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com
Advertisement

Bolotniks, Conroy, Michel, Burton Advance in MTK Golden Contract

At the Brentwood Centre in Brentwood, MTK Global held the light heavyweight version of their Golden Contract tournament.

In a shocker, Ricards Bolotniks (16-5-1, 7 KOs) crushed that man who some felt was the tournament favorite, undefeated, Steven Ward (12-1), with a knockout in the first round.

In the very first, as they were trading, Boltniks dropped Ward very hard. A moment later a series of punches droipped Ward for a second time against the ropes. And then another combination dropped Ward for a third time - and the fight was quickly waved off.

ricards-bolotnik

Serge Michel (10-1, 7 KOs) will head to the Golden Contract semi-finals, as he won a ten round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Tommy Philbin (13-1, 4 KOs). The scores were 99-90, 98-90 and 99-90.

Michel has now won two in a row since getting knocked out in a close fight with Ryan Ford in April. This was Michel's first pro bout outside of Germany.

Hosea Burton (25-1, 11 KOs) dropped and outboxed Bob Ajisafe (19-4) over ten rounds of action. The scores were 99-92, 98-91 and 99-90.

Burton has now won seven in a row since getting stopped by Frank Buglioni in December of 2016.

Liam Conroy (18-5-1, 9 KOs) bounced back from a June loss to Steven Ward, by advancing in the Golden Contract tournament with a ten round unanimous decision win over Andre Sterling (10-2).

During a hard exchange, Sterling was dropped in the seventh round. He made it up on unsteady legs, but made it through the round.

On the undercard, we saw a battle of unbeatens with Dan Azeez (11-0, 7 KOs) won a ten round unanimous decision over Lawrence Osueke (9-1-1). The scores ere 99-91, 98-93 and 98-92.

User Comments and Feedback
Comment by GlassJoey on 12-15-2019

I thought Ward was given a huge gift when he beat Conroy so I’m glad Conroy advanced!

ADD COMMENT VIEW COMMENTS (1)
Advertisement
Top Headlines
Julian Williams: I Have Rematch Clause, It Will Be Immediate! Jeison Rosario Batters Julian Williams in Huge Upset Felix Verdejo, Christopher Diaz Get Wins in New York Jonathan Guzman Blasts Hernandez in Knockdown War Joey Spencer: I'm Going To Stay Busy, Have Four Fights in 2020 Tyson Fury: McGregor Back in Boxing is Great For The Sport! Floyd Mayweather Teases Rematch With Conor McGregor Eleider Alvarez vs. Michael Seals - CompuBox Punch Stats Jeison Rosario vs. Julian Williams - CompuBox Punch Stats Eleider Alvarez Crushes Michael Seals With One Shot in Seventh Eleider Alvarez vs. Michael Seals - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Felix Verdejo Easily Decisions Manuel Rey Rojas Over 10 Rounds Jeison Rosario Batters Julian Williams For TKO in Five, Shocker To Win Titles Julian Williams vs. Jeison Rosario - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Colbert Drops, Out-Points Corrales; Wins WBA Interim 130-Pound Title Joey Spencer Stays Unbeaten, Out-Points Spring In 6-Rounder Sebastian Formella, Peter Kadiru Win Big in Hamburg Jorge Cota Stops Game Cornflake LaManna In Fifth Round Eleider Alvarez vs. Michael Seals - LIVE Results From New York Vito Mielnicki Beats Wilson By Decision On Williams-Rosario Card Williams-Rosario - LIVE Results From Philadelphia Estrella on Ergashev Body Shot: I Couldn't Hear, I Couldn't Move Rosario: In His Heart & Mind, Williams Thinks I'm An Easy Fight Shishkin: I Want Canelo, Benavidez, I Want The Champions Next Julian Williams: I'm Coming To Dominate, Win in Spectacular Fashion Eleider Alvarez: Canelo Didn't Fight Same Kovalev I Fought Twice Colbert: We're Looking For Leo Santa Cruz at The End of 2020! Williams: Hurd Has To Live With Loss In Hometown, Ducking Rematch Seals: I Want Beterbiev; Would Be Explosive, PPV Entertainment For Fighter of The Decade, The BWAA Got it Right Daily Bread Mailbag: Charlo Bros, Spence-Crawford, More Makabu vs. Cieslak Back on Course For WBC Title on January 31 McCarter: Claressa Shields Lacks Power, Still Fights in Amateur Style Deontay Wilder Believes He's Far Too Dangerous To Do MMA Billy Joe Saunders Brings Back Ben Davison As Trainer Blair Cobbs vs. Samuel Kotey Set For Garcia-Fonseca DAZN Bill Claressa Shield's Wish-List Includes Headlining PPV, P4P Lists, MMA Kownacki: After Helenius, I Want The Wilder vs. Fury Winner! Shishkin Defeats Sierra On Points In Uneventful Bout Ergashev Knocks Out Estrella With Body Shot In First Round
Advertisement
Advertisement
Latest Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement