Search

Boxing

Fri, 07:15

Islington cruiserweight Joe Seabrook has vowed to raise his game this weekend when he makes his second appearance in the Queensbury Boxing League.

Amy Andrew overcame a bout of flu – and some controversial judging – to clinch victory for Islington BC in their team match in Jersey.

Although he’s been part of the set-up for just a few months, Tony Lucas reckons Islington BC can blossom into one of the country’s top clubs.

Islington BC’s Yaser Al-Ghena sealed the first London title of his career as he got the better of club team-mate Inder Bassi in the National Association of Boys & Girls Clubs Championship on Sunday.

Inder Bassi hopes his move to Islington BC can prove to be the catalyst for his first national title after a run of near misses.

Islington BC light-welterweight Mason Smith will keep his England Boxing elite belt after making a third successful title defence on the club’s dinner show.

Convincing judges to rule in her favour should be second nature for Islington BC’s Claudia Wilmot-Smith when she steps into the ring at the end of next week.

Defeated national finalist Jerome Campbell has his sights set on regaining the winning habit immediately and moving up to elite level in the new year.

Islington BC’s Jerome Campbell is one fight away from a national title after his victory in the semi-finals of the England Boxing Development Championship.

Unbeaten Archway light-middleweight Tony Milch intends to demonstrate his championship credentials when he returns to the ring at York Hall next month.

Islington BC’s Jerome Campbell praised his coaching team after reaching the last four of the National Development Championship with a confident display on Sunday.

Islington BC manager Reggie Hagland has backed Scott Smart to be a hit at the England Boxing Elite Championships later in the season despite his defeat on his return to the ring on Sunday.

Kilburn boxer Jerome Campbell knows he needs to make his mark in the amateur ranks in the next few years if he is to turn professional in the future.

Islington’s unbeaten light-heavyweight Aarron Morgan claimed his 12th straight professional win against Laszlo Fazekas at York Hall on Saturday.

Amy Broadhurst claimed her first gold medal since joining Islington BC as she triumphed at the Celtic Box Cup tournament in her native Ireland.

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.

PROMOTED CONTENT

If your favourite pair of shoes are on their way out, you might be thinking of throwing them away.

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Islington Gazette
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now