Marc Leach defeats Thomas Essomba in British title eliminator

Salford's 'Livewire' Marc Leach (16-1-1, 3KOs) scored a knockdown against Wolverhamton's Thomas Essomba (10-7-1, 4KOs) to win yet another British title eliminator on points.

The 27-year-old southpaw extended his win tally to 16 and set up a British title showdown with reigning champion Brad Foster, should he decide to defend.

Full results from the Saturday, June 5 show below:


#1 Harry Mullins PTS 40-36 Reiss Taylor
4x3 Flyweight contest

#2 James Hawley PTS 40-36 Scott Williams
4x3 Middleweight contest

#3 Reece Mould PTS 60-54 Cristian Narvaez
6x3 Featherweight contest

#4 Jake James PTS 40-36 Geiboord Omier
6x3 Welterweight contest

#5 Calvin McCord PTS 59-55  Lee Connelly
6x3 Lightweight contest

#6 Harry Scarff TKO2 Jan Balog
8x3 Welterweight contest

Chief Support
Levi Giles PTS 60-54 Kris Pilkington
6x3 Welterweight contest

Main Event
Marc Leach UD12 Thomas Essomba
(115-113, 115-112, 115-112)
Essomba down in round six
10x3 British super-bantamweight eliminator


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