Hull again showed why the city is fast earning its self a reputation as great place to host top flight boxing.
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.
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’.
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.
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.
Welterweight prospect Zak Collins is looking to “put the icing on the cake” by making it five wins out of five for 2012 when he features on the James DeGale vs. Fulgencio Zuniga, WBC Silver title undercard this Saturday.
Paul Kershaw described the performance of fighters from St Paul’s Boxing Academy as ‘Great’ as the Hull based club once again put on a cracking night of professional boxing that included a special appearance of Olympic gold medallist Luke Campbell.
This Saturday professional boxing returns to Hull with ‘The Main Event’ that will feature six bouts of profressional boxing. Beverley will have two fighters taking part in the show, Vincent Collingwood and Louis Hubbard.
St Paul’s Amateur Boxing Academy Zak Collins put in a comanding performance against to claim victory over vastly experienced Sid Razak at the Bonus Arena, Hull.