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FIGHT NEWS: Barron hopes to get back on track at York Hall

Sam Barron is hoping to become the second September winner from Peterborough at London’s top small hall boxing venue on Saturday (September 23).

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Cello Renda celebrates hos victory over Leon McKenzie.

BIG FIGHT: Cello wants a British title shot after winning the ‘fight of the year’

Paston puncher Cello Renda is chasing a British title shot after winning ‘the fight of the year’ against former Peterborough United footballer Leon McKenzie.

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Cello Renda in action.

BIG FIGHT: Former Peterborough United striker is knocked out by a puncher from Paston

Peterborough puncher Cello Renda knocked out former Peterborough United footballer Leon McKenzie in their Southern Area Super Middleweight title fight last night (September 9).

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Kev Sanders (right) with Steve Collins at the opening of his new gym.

BOXING: Room for more at Sanders new gym

City boxing guru Kevin Sanders has settled into a new gym at Woodston and is ready to welcome more customers.

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Leon McKenzie with father and trainer Clinton McKenzie.

SOUTHERN AREA TITLE FIGHT: McKenzie believes he’ll be too classy for Cello

Leon McKenzie outsmarted many a defender at London Road during a sparkling Posh career . . . and tomorrow (September 9) he believes he’ll do the same to Cello Renda in the boxing ring.

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Cello Renda (right) in action.

Title-chasing Cello convinced he can become the greatest

Cello Renda is convinced he will become Peterborough’s greatest ever professional boxer on Saturday night (September 9).

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Jordan Gill won inside two rounds.

FIGHT REPORT: Gill is a knockout on his ring return

Jordan Gill made a sensational return to action at the Doncaster Dome on Saturday night (September 2).

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Leon McKenzie and Cello Renda

Top Peterborough boxer to fight former Premier League and Posh striker

Top Peterborough boxer Cello Renda is to fight former Premier League and Posh striker Leon McKenzie.

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The Peterborough Police ABC team in Dublin. From the left are Chris Baker, Shae Gowler, Alfie Baker, Akif Shirazi, Imraan Shirazi,  Reggie Baker and Vicki Baker.

Super silver for Shirazi at big international event in Dublin

Exciting Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club prospect Imraan Shirazi turned in an outstanding performance in Ireland at the weekend.

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Kevin Sanders (left)  with Steve Collins.

Former world champion Collins opens city gym

British boxing great Steve Collins will be in Peterborough next week.

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Thomas the Tank Engine.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: A boring, one-sided, one-day event, Saints supporters are deluded, Mayweather ‘fight’ will be a farce

Pakistan, and their supporters, saved what was a dismal Champions Trophy competition.

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Imraan Shirazi with coaches Chris Baker (left) and Akif Shirazi.

Hull heartbreak for young Shirazi

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club talent Imraan Shirazi fought in Hull at the weekend looking to make it two Box Cup tournament wins within a week.

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Imraan Shirazi with proud dad Akif.

Rising star Shirazi shines in Bristol

Young Peterborough boxer Imraan Shirazi picked up the best win of his short career when becoming Bristol Box Cup champion at the weekend.

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Tommy  Martin at Vic's Gym.

Martin moves to Hampton gym in search of a new champion

A champion boxer has launched a search for a new star in Peterborough.

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Imraan Shirazi with Frankie Coyle.

Imraan puts up a brave fight in national semis

Young Peterborough Amateur Boxing Club star Imraan Shirazi just missed out on a place in a national final at the weekend.

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Imraan Shirazi.

Big fight for young Shirazi

Young city boxer Imraan Shirazi has a big fight in Milton Keynes this weekend.

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Alfie Baker in action at the Peterborough Police Boxing Club annual dinner show.

SHOWTIME: Mayor witnesses an Ali shuffle at the Regional College

Local punchers put on a show worthy of a mayoral visit at the Regional College.

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Classy Anthony Joshua.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Mighty fighters, dodgy divers and snooker snorefest

I’m no boxing fan, but Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko proved you don’t have to display pretend hate or make distasteful pre-bout comments to drum up interest in a big fight.

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The Top Yard team at St Neots. From the left are coach Majid Romani, Mustafa Rafiq, Omar Shaheen, Junayd Ali, coach Ballal Javed and coach Hamad Javed.

FIGHT REPORT: Mustafa makes it two wins out of two

City boxer Mustafa Rafiq made it two wins out of two when fighting at a show at St Neots on Saturday (April 29).

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The Top Yard team at Chatteris. From left are Ballal Javed, Fazaan Khalid, Krisz Horvath, Amaan Nadeem, Majid Romani and Hamad Javed.

Emily is a knockout for city club and Alfie stars on debut

Peterborough Police Amateur Boxing Club’s first female fighter, 26 year-old Emily Hodges from Wittering, made a stunning debut for the city club last week.

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