The former British and Commonwealth bantamweight champion looked very sharp against his Colombian opponent and will want to be back in the title mix soon.
It was a much-needed blowing off of the cobwebs for the 25-year-old from Lichfield, after back-to-back losses against Jason Cunningham and Ionut Baluta. Ocampo gave a solid account of himself but Foster’s class shone through taking a 60-54 points victory.
Gully Powar looked every bit the hot prospect in just his second professional bout, stopping Stanislav Bilahurov in the fourth round
The 20-year-old from Wolverhampton started the fight strongly, picking apart the Ukrainian, who was looking to slow the action down and take a breather at any opportunity. The fight looked likely to go the distance, but Powar came out in the fourth like a man possessed. Bilahurov started to lose his gum shield on a regular basis, finally being deducted a point however it didn’t deter the proud Punjabi star who landed a flurry of clean shots leaving the referee no choice but to step in and wave it off.
Telford’s Ryan Whitehead ended a very impressive first year in the paid ranks with a points win against the experienced Gennadji Krajevski ending 2022 3-0 taking a 40-36 points victory.
Birmingham’s Mykey Lee Broughton gained some valuable rounds against one of Britain’s most experienced boxers M J Hall winning 40-36.