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Photos: Ricky Burns, Gavin McDonnell Get Big Wins in Newcastle

Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle - Gavin McDonnell ensured his upward curve continued after securing a clear win.

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The former WBC super-bantamweight title challenger outpointed Stuart Hall to retain his fringe title.

McDonnell produced a career-best performance last time out against Gamal Yafai.

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Charlie Edwards once again called out Kal Yafai after the best display of his career.

The former British super-flyweight and ex-English flyweight king wants a crack at the WBA world champion.

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Edwards, 25, knocked out Anthony Nelson inside three rounds

Ricky Burns reached the half-century in the paid ranks with a triumph.

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The Coatbridge man, a former three-weight global ruler, was in action for the first time since last October’s defeat to Anthony Crolla.

Burns, now 35, got the ring rust off with a win over Ivan Njegac by retirement after the Croatian was pulled out by his corner at the start of round number five.

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Josh Kelly scored a retirement victory to add to his title tally.

The former Team GB Olympian picked up Kris George’s Commonwealth welterweight title.

Kelly is now seven from seven as a pro with six early after the Australian was withdrawn by his corner at the end of the seventh round, exclusively live on Sky Sports.

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Lewis Ritson won the British lightweight title outright in sensational style.

The 24-year-old took just eight months to win the crown he snatched away from Robbie Barrett last year.

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‘The Sandman’ secured defences against Joe Murray and Scott Cardle, in a combined three rounds earlier this year – in February and March – and he looked superb at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle against his mandatory challenger Paul Hyland Jr.

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The Belfast challenger came out and fought fire with fire in the early stages of the opener, but that proved to be his downfall as he was dropped three times.

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