Courageous Thorne Beaten on Points

February 18, 2011

Jonathan Thorne stepped into the ring but despite a valiant effort lost on points on a night of boxing at St Paul’s Boxing Academy. The Beverley fighter was well supported with John Kershaw, Michael O’Connell, Ruby Perry, Adam Foster along with his mum and brother Jordan all in the crowd Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to full size Picture Gallery: Click…


Boxing @ The KC Stadium

November 13, 2010

Hundreds of fight fans were at the KC Stadium to enjoy a night of ‘White Collar Boxing’ while raising money for charity. The card featured a host of fighters that included Tony Stamp, a fire-fighter based in Beverley. These pictures are of the other fights. Tony match can be seen by clicking here. Picture Gallery: Click on the thumbnail picture below to enlarge the image to full size…


Beverley Firefighter to Step into the Ring

September 17, 2010

Beverley Firefighter Tony Stamp is much more used to the inside of a fire engine than the inside of a boxing ring, but he’ll soon be swapping his uniform for a pair of boxing gloves for a Charity Evening on November 12th at the KC Stadium. Tony will face Shaun Appleton in one of six fights that is being arranged to raise money for the Steve Prescott Foundation.  Tony admits…


Beverley Braves Look the Part Thanks to AFS Developments

June 9, 2010

Beverley Braves under-13s will be running out in a brand new kit thanks to the generosity of an East Yorkshire businessman. Alan Robinson, of AFS Developments in Hessle, has provided the club with training tops and hats embroidered with the club’s name and logo. This follows on from Alan providing a full strip last season and a winter kit for another of the club’s teams. The cousin of Mark Lazenby,…


Thorne Claims First Victory on Points

February 20, 2010

Exclusive video of the complete fight featuring Jordon Thorne from Beverley fighting in the colours of St Pauls ABC winning his bout last night against Ben Davies of York ABC. Thorne won the on points to the home fans delight which included other Beverley boxers Vinnie Collingwood, Jolly Thorne and a number of people who had travelled from Beverley to Hull to support the fighter. Thorne was delighted with the…


Thorne is ‘Ready to Rumble’ at St Pauls

February 19, 2010

Beverley’s Jordon Thorne will tonight step into the ring at St Pauls Boxing Club Hull where he will face Ben Davis of York Amateur Boxing Club an Inter Club Boxing Tournament. Thorne’s trainers are confident the fighter can continue to build his amateur boxing carer with a view to competing in next years Senior Championships. The fighter is also set to appear in Beverley with a host of other local…


Vinnie’s Back as Boxing Returns to Beverley

January 21, 2010

Local boxer Vinnie Collingwood will make his much anticipated return to boxing as he steps into the ring again in Beverley. The highly talented fighter from St Pauls Boxing Club looks set to be competing in the Open Class ABA Championship later this year and his club are confident he has a real chance of going all the way. Picture: Vinnie will be trading the pads for gloves as he…


Lou Hubbard Crowned Champion

November 22, 2009

Lou Hubbard of Beverley was crowned Yorkshire Champion at the Novice Senior ABA Boxing Championships. Hubbard beat Ashley Buckley on points much to the delight of home crowd who were there to cheer him on. The St Pauls fighter was happy with the result and picked up a medal from the Mayor of Beverley in a short presentation after the fight. Lou Haubbabrd with the Mayor of Beverley collecting his…


Novice ABA Championships

November 19, 2009

The final of the Senior Novice ABA Championships will be held at Beverley Leisure Centre this Saturday Evening. Organisers are looking to build on the success of last Fridays evening are expecting an even bigger crowd and fighters battle it out for a collection of titles in different weight classes. Once again Beverley will have home grown talent in the ring as Louis Hubbard boxing in the colours of St…


Beverley Boxer Pipped on Points

November 14, 2009

Full fight video from Beverley Leisure Centre that was packed to the rafters for a night of amateur boxing that saw Beverley lad Jonathan Jol Thorne who fights out of St Pauls Boxing Club in Hull narrowly defeated on points. The crowd at the Beverley Leisure Centre erupted as Beverley fighter enter the ring to Queens ‘We Will Rock You’ though despite having a massive home support narrowly missed out…


Fight Night in Beverley

November 10, 2009

Friday the 13th is fight night in Beverley as local lads will step into the ring at the Beverley Leisure Centre for the first of two weeks live boxing. Organised by St Paul’s Boxing Club in Hull the fight card on Friday is set to feature the ‘Thorne’ brothers of Beverley with Jol due to step into the ring this week with his brother, Jonny making his debut on the…