Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Darren Reay, Chad Ellis Added To Ritson-Pianeta Newcastle Card

By Elliot Foster

Darren Reay and Chad Ellis have both been handed fight dates for next month.

The pair, who compete in the super-lightweight and super-welterweight respectively, were both in action last weekend.

Reay (3-0-1) and Ellis (4-0) boxed at the Lancastrian Suite in Dunston, the former getting a draw and the latter retaining his winning streak.

darren-reay

Each fighter will be back in the ring at a familiar venue on October 13, as part of a card to be aired exclusively live on Sky Sports in the UK.

The card, at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, will be the second fight at the venue for the MTK Global-managed duo, who were part of the undercard in the same setting back in June.

Outright British lightweight champion Lewis Ritson tops the card in a challenge for the vacant European title against former titlist Francesco Pianeta of Belgium.

Ritson blew off the cobwebs after a one-round win in June, knocking out Oscar Amador last weekend at the Arena Birmingham, as part of the supporting cast to Amir Khan’s win over Samuel Vargas in an official eliminator for Manny Pacquiao’s WBA ‘regular’ welterweight title.

WBA International light-heavyweight champion Joshua Buatsi and Yorkshire heavyweight David Allen feature on the Ritson-Patera bill that will also play host to the debut outing of Scotland’s Commonwealth Games bronze medallist John Docherty.

There's action elsewhere on the card from IBF European super-bantamweight champion Thomas Patrick Ward, who has recently been ordered to face Cesar Juarez in a final eliminator for TJ Doheny’s world title, as well as cruiserweight Lawrence Osueke and super-welterweight Joseph Laws.

Commonwealth super-lightweight champion Glenn Foot will also box on the card in a clash against Robbie Davies Jr., the Liverpudlian who is the current WBA Continental king, as the pair vie for the vacant British belt and Craig Glover meets Simon Vallily in an official cruiserweight title eliminator.

Tags: Chad Ellis image   Darren Reay image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Post a Comment - View More User Comments (0)
Top Headlines Photos: Canelo, Rocky Fielding - Go Face To Face in NYC Andrey Fedosov Now Looking For Much Bigger Fights Golden Boy Prez: We Signed With The Leader of Sports Streaming! Josh Taylor: There is No Way That Anyone Beats Me at The Hydro Hearn: Canelo/DAZN Deal Will End PPV Boxing In the United States Dorticos on Masternak: I See a Man With KO Written on His Face Dogboe vs. Navarrete Set Down For Lomachenko-Pedraza Manny Pacquiao: Adrien Broner Fight is Next, January 12 or 19 Mayweather Believes He Can Get $200M Guarantee For Khabib Scott Harrison Begins His Comeback on December 8 Canelo, Oscar De La Hoya, DAZN Discuss New Mega-Deal Jessie Vargas Hopes To Return To The Ring By March Tevin Farmer: The Gervonta Davis Fight Won't Make Or Break Me Luis Ortiz Manager on Possible Hearn Deal, Status of Return Kautondokwa Warns: Andrade is Facing a Real Executioner! Sugar Ray Leonard: Joshua-Wilder is a Fight Made in Heaven Bradley Skeete Reacts To Talk of Gary Corcoran Clash Canelo's Deal With DAZN is 11 Fights, $365 Million Guarantee Iain Butcher vs. Ukashir Farooq For British Title on Nov. 30 Arum: Nobody Sees Al Haymon or Talks To Him - It's Not Normal! Dereck Chisora Inks Management Deal With David Haye Exciting Card Scheduled for the WBO Convention in Panama Farmer: I'm Still Learning on The Job Every Day, It's Just Scary Canelo: Mayweather Should Return The Right Way - Fight Me! Jason Moloney Confident of Shocking Emmanuel Rodriguez Canelo: I'm Taking a Big Risk Entering Fielding's Comfort Zone Juan Heraldez-Maynard Allison Set For Mayweather Card, 10/27 Photos: Canelo, Rocky Fielding - Size Each Other Up in NYC Marcus Browne Arrested, 3rd Domestic Incident Since December Miguel Berchelt vs. Miguel Roman - Undercard Revealed Wilder Manager To Hearn: After Fury Fight, We Can Talk Joshua DAZN To Stream Canelo-Fielding Card, Future Canelo Fights Dmitry Bivol: I Want To Unify All Four Belts Like Usyk Did Tevin Farmer To Gervonta Davis: Enough Talk, I Want You Next! Dmitry Bivol vs. Jean Pascal is Confirmed For November 24, HBO Crawford vs. Spence - CompuBox Head To Head Analysis Khabib's Dad Wants Mike Tyson, Loma Sr. For Mayweather Bout Crawford-Benavidez ESPN Show Averaged 2.245 Million Viewers Mark Heffron To Vie For Vacant British Belt, Welborn Vacates Jarrell Miller Moving Forward With Plan To Win WBA 'Regular' Belt
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement