Boxing

Boxing

Kozak pipped on points

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club prospect Kacper Kozak narrowly failed to make it to the semi-finals of the Junior ABA Championships.

Boxing
Karl Wheeler lost his Southern Area title challenge.

FIGHT REACTION: Wheeler vows to carry on after his brave title bid

Down but not out. That’s the message coming from Karl Wheeler today (March 20) after suffering Southern Area title defeat 48 hours ago.

Boxing 2
Karl Wheeler (right).

TITLE FIGHT: Wheeler beaten, but he put on one hell of a show

Peterborough puncher Karl Wheeler put on a brave display, but lost his Southern Area Cruiserweight title fight at the York Hall last night (March 18).

Boxing 1
Karl Wheeler (right) in action against Ossie Jervier last October.  Wheeler won on points.

Wheeler’s big heart could earn him Southern Area title glory

Karl Wheeler is aiming to end Peterborough’s long wait for a major boxing champion this Saturday night.

Boxing
Muhammad Khan and Kieran Cocker at a show in Attleborough.

Cocker unlucky to miss out on a split decision

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club had two fighters in action at a show in Attleborough on Saturday night and should have had two winners according to the club’s head coach Chris Baker.

Boxing
Birthday boy Kieran Cocker pictured with his coaches Mark Dane (left) and Chris Baker.

Birthday boy Kieran brings down RAF fighter at Wyton

City boxer Kieran Cocker celebrated his 21st birthday in his favourite place - the boxing ring.

Boxing
David Haye is no Ali.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Meet the biggest schmucks in sport

Boxing fans must be the biggest schmucks in world sport.

Boxing 2
Imraan Shirazi (right) with Alfie Buckley.

Peterborough Police pair pipped on points

Two fighters from the Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club acquitted themselves well when appearing on the Army v Police show at the Spalding Exhibition Centre.

Boxing
Artur Tomasevic  in action.

Young Ben robbed of a national title

An appalling decision was given against young Paston boxer Ben Burton at the weekend.

Boxing 1
Jordan Gill (right) in action.

BIG FIGHT: No thrills for Gill as his bout is scrapped at the last minute

Chatteris fighter Jordan Gill was distraught after his big bout live on ITV was scrapped at the last minute last night (February 4).

Boxing 1
Jordan Gill after beating Chris Adaway in his last fight.

Gill’s career back on track on big TV show

Jordan Gill from Chatteris gets his promising career back on track this weekend when he fights for the first time in 11 months.

Boxing 2
Erik Morales (left) and Marco Antonio Barrera exchange blows in one of their classic world title fights.

Marvellous Mexicans are heading for Peterborough

Two Mexican ring legends are flying into Peterborough.

Boxing
Pictured at the New Saints club in St Neots is the successful Peterborough Police team of (from the left) Chris Baker, Imraan Shirazi, Akif Shirazi, Mark Dane and Kacper Kozak.

Double delight for city Police club

There was a winning double for Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club when two of their fighters boxed at a show in St Neots at the weekend.

Boxing
Kieran Cocker (left) and Imraan Shirazi  and coaches Paul Goode and Akif Shirazi with their trophies after winning in Basildon on Saturday night.

Peterborough Police pair punch-perfect at Basildon show

Two Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club fighters were impressive points winners at the Chalvedon ABC show in Basildon on Saturday night.

Boxing 1
My hero Virat Kohli.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: An Indian hero, English ‘villains’. Joshua is great, Hartley is not

The original England squad selection was flawed, the team selection for each individual Test has been hopeless and the captaincy has been atrocious.

Cricket 1
Karl Wheeler.

FIGHT REPORT: Wheeler earns Southern Area title shot

City boxer Karl Wheeler won a big fight in London last night (December 3) to make it four wins out of four in 2016.

Boxing
Cello Renda in action.

TITLE FIGHT: Cello misses out in Southern Area fight

City boxer Cello Renda failed in his bid to become Southern Area super-middleweight champion in London last night (December 2)

Boxing
GB ladies hockey goalkeeper Maddie Hinch (right) with captain Kate Richardson-Walsh.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: How to make SPOTY even more boring

Well done the BBC for making their Sports Personality of the Year (SPOTY) competition even more boring than normal.

Hockey
Pictured is the Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club team at Nottingham. From the left they are Chris Baker,  Imran Aref, Artur Tomasevic, Kacper Kozak, Akif Shirazi and (at the front) Imraan Shirazi.

Terrific treble for the Police lads

There were wins all round when three Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club fighters boxed at a show in Nottingham at the weekend.

Boxing
Cello Renda fights for the Southern Area title.

Renda and Wheeler plan to dish out some capital punishment

It’s a massive weekend for local boxing as Peterborough professionals Cello Renda and Karl Wheeler hit the title trail.

Boxing
Load more