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Friday, September 23, 2016

Islington middleweight John Ryder believes a strong performance against Jack Arnfield this weekend could yet earn him a third shot at the British title.

Islington BC’s Borys Feldman maintained his useful habit of edging close contests to seal a place in the London Development Championship semi-finals.

Former Times ABC star Jules Phillips is in confident mood as he prepares to make his professional debut at York Hall this weekend.

Even with over a century of fights to his name, Islington BC’s Mason Smith has several ambitions yet to fulfil in amateur boxing.

Islington BC have signed six fighters – including national senior finalist Mason Smith – from neighbours Finchley in the fall-out from a startling rift in amateur boxing.

Islington super-bantamweight Jules Phillips is getting ready to go to war – four months after leaving the Army behind.

Angel ABC lightweight Mark Kuderovitch believes his recent losing streak has made him a better boxer as he prepares for the new amateur season.

Tony Milch says he felt calmer than ever on Saturday despite waiting until midnight to confirm his first professional title.

Unbeaten Archway light-middleweight Tony Milch is firmly focused on winning his first professional title on Saturday – a week later than expected.

Former St Pancras ABC star Danny Arnold has been tipped to become a professional champion by the club’s trainer CJ Hussein.

Five-year-old O’Shea Campbell emulated his elder brother by picking up the boxer of the term award at Islington BC’s infants class.

Former Islington BC captain Aarron Morgan has the potential to become British champion – but time is not on his side, the club’s chairman has warned.

A trio of Islington BC fighters maintained the club’s excellent record in the Haringey Box Cup with three gold medals at Alexandra Palace.

Islington BC newcomer Amy Broadhurst has 13 Irish titles to her name – but she is aiming to box for England in the near future.

Undefeated light-middleweight Tony Milch is confident of making a successful step up to eight rounds when he boxes for his first title next month.

Aarron Morgan made up for lost time with a stunning first-round knockout of Krisztian Santa to extend his unbeaten record at York Hall on Saturday.

Unbeaten Aarron Morgan is closing in on an English light-middleweight title fight – as long as he comes through this weekend’s clash with Krisztian Santa unscathed.

Islington BC’s Troy Smart has vowed not to give up on his ambition of emulating his twin brother by claiming a national title.

Islington BC light-welterweight Cherrelle Brown made a small dent in Leicester’s triumphant sporting weekend as she retained her England Boxing Elite Championship crown.

Islington BC teenager Tommy ‘The Tank’ Kerrigan has been crowned a national champion despite being denied his chance to box in the final – again.

Islington BC heavyweight Sherif Musah progressed to the London semi-finals of the England Boxing Elite Championships with a split decision against Stonebridge’s Michael Olabridge.

Kian Thomas says he is not worried about securing a quick title fight as he prepares to return to the ring later this month.

Islington BC’s Lamin Conteh marked his debut for the London ABA team with his first stoppage victory in their annual match against 1860 Munich ABC.

Islington BC’s Joshua Strong made a memorable debut as he was named home boxer of the night on the club’s open show at the Boston Arms.

Sri Lanka is not exactly renowned as a hotbed of boxing – but Lenny Hagland is hopeful Islington BC can play their part in changing that.

Four years ago, Amy Andrew never even envisaged being a spectator at a boxing contest – let alone taking part in one.

An early hand injury proved costly for Islington’s ‘Mustard Mike’ Peart as he lost his unbeaten record on a narrow points decision against Danail Stanoev.

Islington BC middleweight Chris ‘The Italian Stallion’ Stornelli made an impressive amateur debut as he triumphed on Monday’s Manor of Groves show in Harlow.

Islington lightweight ‘Mustard’ Mike Peart is determined to avoid any glimmer of complacency when he takes on Danail Stanoev in a rematch this weekend.

Islington BC’s stalwart chairman Lenny Hagland has been honoured with a prestigious award at the annual Norwood and Paskin Children’s Trust charity boxing dinner.

Aarron ‘The Marksman’ Morgan says he finally feels like “a real pro” after chalking up his 10th successive victory against the resilient Kevin McCauley.

Aarron Morgan says he was inspired by meeting former world featherweight champion Colin McMillan as he eyes his 10th straight victory this weekend, writes Ben Kosky.

Kian Thomas will be watching Saturday’s Southern Area welterweight title contest with keen interest as he targets a bid for the belt later this year.

Islington BC’s Callum Angel-Taylor warmed up for the upcoming junior championships with victory on a Holland Park ABC show at the Hassenbrook Academy, Stanford-le-Hope.

Islington BC teenager Marlon Kizito made an impressive return to the ring with a third-round stoppage on the club’s open show at the Boston Dome, Tufnell Park.

Islington’s John Ryder overcame an early setback to see off the dangerous Sergey Khomitsky and win the vacant WBA international middleweight title.

Islington BC will give several younger boxers an opportunity to showcase their talent when they stage their first show of 2016 next week.

Islington BC pair Cherrelle Brown and Sherif Musah made history as they both became inaugural England Boxing Elite champions at York Hall on Sunday.

It’s already been a good week for Islington BC’s Cherrelle Brown – and she plans to top it off by becoming English light-welterweight champion.

John Ryder feels he is better equipped to handle veteran Belarussian Sergey Khomitsky now than he would have been a year ago.

Islington lightweight ‘Mustard’ Mike Peart says it would “mean the world” if he wins his first professional belt at York Hall in March.

Furthering his education was the main reason behind Aaron Nicely’s move to north London, but it seems to have done wonders for his boxing as well.

Aarron Morgan has backed sparring partner John Ryder to triumph in his WBA international middleweight title clash with Sergey Khomitsky later this month.

Only two years ago, Islington BC teenager Ben Turner seemed set for a bright future in the ring.

Islington BC’s Amy Pu finally picked up her first win on Sunday – breaking her duck at the best-known venue in amateur boxing.

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