A small part of Burden Youth Centre has been given a new lease of life with the launch of Track Fitness and Boxing Club.
St Paul’s Boxing Academy and Hull University Amateur Boxing Club teamed up to host a night of boxing at St Mary’s College.
Hull again showed why the city is fast earning its self a reputation as great place to host top flight boxing.
Luke Campbell won his third consecutive fight as a pro as he beat Lee Connelly at the Hull Ice Arena.
Luke Campbell MBE is back in action against Lee Connelly in his home town later tonight – and the Olympic hero is hoping for more rounds to showcase his skills, live on Sky Sports.
In little over 24 hours Hull will again be focus of world’s boxing fans as it plays host to a night of professional boxing.
Former World Heavy Champion Riddick Bowe was is in Hull today ahead of his fight with Hull FC assistant coach Lee Radford.
When Hull’s Tommy Coyle made his long walk to the ring at MS3 Craven park to the tune by The Outhere Brothers, Boom, Boom, Boom the place quite literally erupted.
Bitter rivals Kell Brook and Carson Jones, and Tommy Coyle and Derry Mathews raised the temperature at the weigh-in for their clashes tomorrow night live on Sky Sports 1HD at the MS3 Craven Park, in Betfair’s ‘The Homecoming’.
Hull’s golden boy Luke Campbell was greeted by big crowds at the official weigh in tipping the scales at 9 st 8lb 11oz ahead of his professional boxing début.
Two lads from Beverley, Daniel Ricardo and Rob Northern took part in an evening of white collar boxing that was held at O’Riellys Bar, Hull.
Mike Bromby St Paul’s Boxing Academy described Samir Mouneimne as Simply The Best after the fighter beat the southern area champion Ian Bailey by technical knock-out.
James DeGale MBE beat Fulgencio Zuniga at the Hull sports Arena to win the WBC Silver title. The fight which was screened live of Channel 5 went the distance as Degale bossed the fight to win the title against Zuniga.
Hull fighter Samir Mouneimne Jr took the next step as he beat David Savage in a British featherweight title eliminator at the Hull Sports Arena.
Nathon Smith, Ricky Dudding and Zak Collins from St Paul’s Boxing Academy all stepped into the ring at the weekend as they featured on the same bill of the James DeGale fight held at the Hull Sports Arena.