Boxing: Thurrock’s Tey Lynn-Jones triumphs in Brentwood

Boxing: Thurrock’s Tey Lynn-Jones triumphs in Brentwood

THURROCK’S Tey Lynn-Jones worked hard for a points victory on the MTK show in Brentwood at the weekend. It was a fairly straightforward encounter against the Lithuanian boxer Deividas Sajauka who has had 43 bouts in his time. It would have been easy for Tey to lose his focus as a scheduled opponent had pulled […]

Boxing: St Clere’s Finlay continue to impress

Boxing: St Clere’s Finlay continue to impress

ST CLERE’S student, Finlay James in Year 9 has had an amazing year in boxing. He competes at his age group and weight category, which is under 44.5kg, and has had some superb successes. He is the current Essex Champion, allowing him to compete in the Eastern Counties Championships, where he also finished as Eastern […]

Boxing: Will it be a birthday bash for Tey Lynn Jones?

Boxing:  Will it be a birthday bash for Tey Lynn Jones?

AN UP and coming Thurrock fighter faces his next test in Brentwood this week. Grays middleweight Tey Lynn Jones is top of the bill on Friday at the Brentwood Centre when he faces a seven round bout against Brighton fighter Nick Jenman. It is Tey’s birthday, so he is clearly hopng it is a happy […]

Boxing: Chadwell’s Kieran through to national champs

Boxing: Chadwell’s Kieran through to national champs

CHADWELL St Mary Amateur Boxing Club’s Kieran Desmond, 17 years U52 kg having already this season reached the National Association Of Boys & Girls Clubs Final, has boxed his way through to the national youth championship finals. Being held over 3 days at The Magna Centre, Rotherham, Sheffield

Boxing: One round enough for Hibbert

STANFORD-LE-Hope boxer, “John” Wayne Hibbert took just one round to demolish his latest opponent at the Civic Hall in Grays. ‘John’ .Wayne, fighting out of Corringham, demolished the Czech Republic’s Michael Vostkoff with a first round left hook knock out.

Boxing: McCarthy wins first title with great performance

TILBURY boxer Matt McCarthy has added the International masters welterweight title to his growing list of achievements.
Matt did it by winning on points against dangerous opponent Michael Vosyka at York Hall in Bethnal Green. The win was unanimous but Vosyka did cause Matt some problems, including breaking his nose (in the 4th round).

Boxing: Markham on points against the Pocklington Rocket

GRAYS middleweight Lee ‘Banjo’ Markham (8-1) picked up his first title with a 99-92 points win over Harry ‘Pocklington Rocket’ Matthews (12-7) at Grays Civic Hall reports

Markham (11st 3lbs) was topping the bill in his hometown against York’s Matthews (also 11st 3lbs), who was in his first fight back since losing on points to Chris Eubank Jr eleven months ago. The away fighter came out of the blocks quickly, throwing much more leather in the opener.

Boxing: Lee hopes to make his mark on Eurosport

LEE ‘Banjo’ Markham (7-1) and Harry ‘The Pocklington Rocket’ Matthews (12-6-1) both weighed in at 11st 3lbs for tomorrow night’s British Masters Middleweight clash at Grays Civic Hall, which is being aired on Eurosport from 8pm.
Goodwin Promotions, in association with Robert Waterman, stage their first show for the channel. The card also features Cambridgeshire’s Tornado Tyler Goodjohn (7-2) and Dave O’Connor (4-4) from Plymouth, who both weighed in at 9st 13lbs for their Masters ten rounder at light welter.

Boxing: Controversial defeat for Hibbert

The bout offered blow by blow entertainment and wow what a fight! Both fighters were swinging away at each other through the whole 10 rounds, I don’t know how either of them were still standing by the end of it, but they certainly both had their eye on the prize. Wayne Hibbert lived up to his nickname ‘John Wayne’ by coming out to the ring with the air of confidence John Wayne always had in his movies, he was focused and looked at the top of his game.

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