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.

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My hero Virat Kohli.

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Karl Wheeler.

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Cello Renda in action.

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

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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.

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.

Alfie Baker (left) made his ring debut the day after his 10th birthday. Picture: David Lowndes

Proud night for Bakers as young Alfie makes ring history

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club head coach Chris Baker certainly had plenty to celebrate at the Voyager Academy on Saturday night.

Artur Tomasevic (left) in action.

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Cello Renda (right) in action.

TITLE SHOT: Cello Renda to fight for Southern Area crown

Cello Renda has got a shot at the vacant Southern Area super-middleweight championship.

Danny Coupe with trainer Mark Dane.

Coupe just a couple of punches away from the gold medal

Peterborough Police teenager Danny Coupe just missed out on winning the Development championships in Grantham.

Karl Wheeler after winning his bout at York Hall. Photo: Natalie Mayhew, ButterflyBoxing.

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Karl Wheeler (left) in action.

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Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club fighters Rich Ellison (left) and Awais Ahmed.

Ahmed makes a great start to his ring career

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Karl Wheeler.

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Loser Lewis Hamilton.

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Danny Coupe after winning his Eastern Counties title.

Coupe cops Eastern Counties crown

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club fighter Danny Coupe won an Eastern Counties title at the weekend.

Cello Renda.

Frustrated Cello begging bosses for a big fight

Cello Renda has called for boxing bosses to give him a big fight.

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