An action-packed weekend for Newark amateur boxers

Five young fighters from Newark Amateur Boxing Club are getting set to take part in the prestigious MTK Global Lonsdale Box Cup this weekend. On the card of the three-day event will be Joel Cook, James Jordan, Alfie Briggs-Price, Sam Hardy and Mikey Lyndsey. James fights on Friday 22 October, with Joel, Alfie, Sam and Mikey... Continue Reading →

The British Bulldog is back with a vengeance

More than three years after his last fight in the UK, Newark pro kickboxer Bailey Sugden walked out into the ring at The O2 in London on Saturday 9 October… And, in his own words when he took the win by unanimous decision: “I came, I fought, I conquered!” After Andy Turland, his original opponent on the Kickboxing Grand Prix card, pulled out the day before their match... Continue Reading →

Some unexpected news at today’s Kickboxing Grand Prix weigh ins

Not long to wait till the first bell over at The O2 in London tomorrow and, shortly after this afternoon’s weigh ins, some unexpected last-minute news about Bailey‘s fight on the card of MTGP‘s Kickboxing Grand Prix… “My opponent Andy Turland, who called me out and is ranked Number 2 at 63.5kg, didn’t even turn up today,” The British Bulldog told his followers on Instagram this... Continue Reading →

PPV tickets on sale now for Bailey’s fight this weekend…

Just a few more days until Bailey walks back out into the ring… He can’t wait and neither can the 150-plus fans and friends who will be making the trip to The Indigo at The O2 on Saturday 9 October to cheer him on! But even if you can’t be down in London in person on the night, you can still support Bailey as he defends his... Continue Reading →

More action from young Newark amateur boxers

Two more of Newark’s young amateur boxers were back in the ring on Sunday 3 October, fighting in the National Cadet Championships in Stoke on Trent. First up for Newark Amateur Boxing Club was East Midlands champion Sam Hardy in the Junior Cadets 57-60kg Open Class, taking on Midlands champion Michael Sweeney from the Pat Benson Boxing Academy. Shaking off two and a half years of ring rust, the 15-year... Continue Reading →

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