BRITISH SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT champion Liam Davies added the European and WBC Worldwide titles to his ever-increasing CV by outclassing Ionut Baluta over 12 rounds in Telford.
Davies was the dominant drive all through the battle, pitching his ways to perfection and irritating the wayward Baluta, who merely could not successfully get himself into vary.
The lengthy jab of Davies labored time beyond regulation and he measured his distance to maintain the Romanian out of vary.. The Telford favorite was tidy and properly drilled, whereas Baluta resorted to wild swings that hardly ever got here near the goal.
The judges scores had been maybe tighter than anticipated, with the battle being scored 116-112, 118-110 and 117-111.
“It’s wonderful and one other step up in my profession,” stated the brand new double champion. “I’m 13 fights in and I’ve gained the English, the WBC, British and European titles. I’ve received to provide myself credit score, however I can be again within the health club quickly and I’ve conquered Britain, I’ve conquered Europe and now let’s go for the world with BT behind me. Why not?
“I felt snug all the way in which. I damage my arms on his head, he is received a really exhausting head and I had a blister that bloody damage shifting about. However look, I received the job executed, I executed it in my residence city as primary occasion and I’ve received Frank Warren and all of the workforce getting behind me.
“Take a look at all of the folks supporting me. Cash cannot purchase that, recollections for all times.
“I used to be too snug at instances and I cruised by the battle once more. I do not suppose I’ve actually been examined but and I’m prepared for an additional step-up. I’m able to go up and up and up.
“I’m ranges above everybody else, I’ve dusted everybody within the British rankings and European rankings and I would like these large fights. The sky is the restrict and I need to contact the celebrities. I’m prepared for no matter.”