Saturday 8, April 2017

  
Manchester Arena, Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom
commission British Boxing Board of Control
promoterFrank Warren
matchmakerJason McClory
 Panama Cable Onda Sports, United Kingdom BT Sport
Liam Williams 16 0 1
L-RTD
Liam Smith* 24 1 1
Box-pro
super welter
3:00    ref: Terry O'Connor   Steve Gray 86-85   Marcus McDonnell 86-85   Don Trella 86-85

Smith, cut on the right eyebrow in the 3rd round, scaled 11st 1lb 15oz and then 11st 1lb 10oz after stripping naked and as such could not win the title. Williams was deemed in no position to continue after suffering a double laceration to the right eyelid.
Terry Flanagan 32 0 0
W-UD
Petr Petrov 38 4 2
Box-pro
light
ref: Marcus McDonnell   Zoltan Enyedi 118-110   Mikael Hook 120-108   Terry O'Connor 116-112

Jack Catterall 17 0 0
W-TKO
Martin Gethin 28 8 1
Box-pro
super light
1:40    ref: Phil Edwards   Steve Gray   Marcus McDonnell   Terry O'Connor

Gethin, down in the 2nd round and in the 3rd prior to the stoppage, announced his retirement the following week.
Jimmy 'Kilrain'
Kelly
20 1 0
W-PTS
Rick Godding 23 1 1
Box-pro
super welter
ref: Marcus McDonnell 96-95
James Metcalf* 14 0 0
W-RTD
Jason Ball 9 23 1
Box-pro
super welter
3:00    ref: Steve Gray
Ball down from an overhand right in the 2nd round.
Mark Heffron 14 0 0
W-TKO
Achilles Szabo 19 15 0
Box-pro
super middle
1:55    ref: Phil Edwards
Zelfa Barrett 15 0 0
W-TKO
Ross Jameson 2 8 1
Box-pro
welter
2:31    ref: Steve Gray
Jameson down in the 1st round and again from a right hook prior to the stoppage.
Paul Butler* 23 1 0
W-TKO
Carlos Ruben Dario
Ruiz
21 9 0
Box-pro
super bantam
2:14    ref: Phil Edwards
Ruiz down prior to the stoppage.
Nicola Adams debut
W-PTS
Virginia Noemi
Carcamo
4 2 1
Box-pro
super fly
ref: Steve Gray 40-36
Pro debut for double Olympic gold medallist Adams.
Mason Cartwright* 8 0 1
W-TKO
Sam Omidi 4 4 2
Box-pro
super welter
1:05    ref: Lee Innes   Terry O'Connor
Omidi down from a combination prior to the tko which was due to a left hook.
Daniel Dubois* debut
W-TKO
Marcus Kelly 1 0 0
Box-pro
heavy
0:35    ref: Lee Innes   Terry O'Connor
Pro debut for Dubois
Kelly down once prior to the stoppage.
Jordan Thompson 5 0 0
W-TKO
Jevgenijs Andrejevs 10 80 3
Box-pro
cruiser
0:14    ref: Lee Innes   Terry O'Connor