Newark ABC ends the year with another action-packed Home Show in Farndon

With 14 young boxers aged between 10 and 20 about to represent Newark Amateur Boxing Club on its latest Home Show, the sell-out crowd of sponsors, friends, families and fans gathered at Farndon Memorial Hall was in no doubt that Friday 9 December was going to be another action-packed evening. And the event certainly lived... Continue Reading →

Young Newark ABC boxer misses out on the Best in England title by the narrowest of margins

On Saturday 10 December, Newark Amateur Boxing Club’s Mantana Price made the trip to Bridlington Sports Hall to take part in the National NABCG Final. Having already defeated an opponent with a record of over 25 wins in the Semi-Finals, for this one 16-year-old Mantana was up against Rainham ABC’s Medhi Sahak, a tricky southpaw... Continue Reading →

Young Newark boxers back in the ring for National Semi Finals

Last weekend saw two Newark amateur boxers heading up to Liverpool to take part in the England Boxing National Semi Finals. Sunday 27 November was an afternoon which ended in one win and one loss for the Newark ABC youngsters but Suggy’s Gym head coach Dean Sugden was full of praise for both Mantana Price... Continue Reading →

Newark’s Jade Grierson gets ready for a cracker of a contest next month

Suggy’s Gym’s first female professional boxer Jade Grierson is getting set to walk out into the ring early next month on the card of the aptly named Christmas Cracker show in South Yorkshire. Since her exhibition bout against Terri Harper in October, 31-year-old Jade has been working hard developing her strength and conditioning in preparation... Continue Reading →

Another action-packed weekend for Newark ABC

It was a busy weekend for some of Newark’s young boxers and their coaches who were in Sheffield, Nottingham and Leicester representing Newark Amateur Boxing Club on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The action began on Friday afternoon when Sam Hardy and Alfie Briggs-Price, accompanied by Suggy’s Gym head coach Dean Sugden, were invited to the... Continue Reading →

Suggy’s Gym’s Jade Grierson makes her pro debut in Doncaster

Disappointment rapidly turned to delight for Newark boxer Jade Grierson last week when, after learning of the cancellation of her upcoming professional debut on Stefy Bull’s New Beginnings show in Doncaster, she was immediately offered the chance to walk out into the ring for a Special Exhibition Contest on the same card. “Despite all our... Continue Reading →

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