Commonwealth Light Welterweight Champion

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Light Welterweight champion as recognized by the Commonwealth Boxing Council.

  • Also known as Junior Welterweight or Super Lightweight.
  • The maximum weight for this division is 140 pounds (63.5 kg or 10 stone).

RELATED LINK: Commonwealth Light Welterweight Title Fights

No.
Champion
Reign Began Reign Ended
Defenses
1 Joe Tetteh 1972 Sept 21 1973 Mar 23 0
2 Hector Thompson 1973 Mar 23 1973 Nov 1V 1
3 Des Morrison 1973 Nov 27 1975 Apr 21V 0
4 Hector Thompson (2) 1975 May 15 1977 Apr 28 3
5 Lawrence Austin 1977 Apr 28 1977 Jun 16 0
6 Hector Thompson (3) 1977 Jun 16 1977 Sept 15 0
7 Lawrence Austin (2) 1977 Sept 15 1978 Sept 24 1
8 Jeff Malcolm 1978 Sept 24 1979 Mar 3 1
9 Obisia Nwankpa 1979 Mar 3 1983 May 28 3
10 Billy Famous 1983 May 28 1986 Nov 28R 2
11 Tony Laing 1987 Oct 24 1988 Aug 4 0
12 Lester Ellis 1988 Aug 4 1989 Mar 21 1
13 Steve Larrimore 1989 Mar 21 1990 Sept 26 0
14 Tony Ekubia 1990 Sept 26 1991 Jun 20 3
15 Andy Holligan 1991 Jun 20 1994 May 25 3
16 Ross Hale 1994 May 25 1995 Dec 9 3
17 Paul Ryan 1995 Dec 9 1996 Jul 13 0
18 Andy Holligan (2) 1996 Jul 13 1997 Mar 1V 0
19 Bernard Paul 1997 Apr 22 1997 Aug 30 0
20 Paul Burke 1997 Aug 30 1997 Dec 13 0
21 Felix Bwalya 1997 Dec 13 1997 Dec 25R 0
22 Paul Burke (2) 1998 Nov 30 1999 Sept 13 1
23 Eamonn Magee 1999 Sept 13 2002 Jun 1V 5
24 Junior Witter 2002 Jul 8 2006 Sept 15V 3
25 Ajose Olusegun 2007 Jun 15 2011 May 15S 4
26 Lee McAllister 2011 Jun 11 2012 Dec 14V 0
27 Willie Limond 2013 Jan 21 2014 Aug 3V 2
28 Dave Ryan 2014 Oct 4 2015 Sept 12 1
29 John Wayne Hibbert 2015 Sept 12 2016 Sept 1S 1
30 Josh Taylor 2016 Oct 21 2018 Jan 18V 2
31 Glenn Foot 2018 Mar 3 2018 Oct 13 0
32 Robbie Davies Jr. 2018 Oct 13 2018 Dec 1V 0
33 Philip Bowes 2019 Feb 2 Present 1


R - Retired S - Stripped V - Vacated