Tag Archive | David Lake

Phil Jeffries heads south to Scarborough

Sunderland promoter Phil Jeffries crosses into North Yorkshire tonight – more precisely the seaside resort of Scarborough – as he hosts another night of professional boxing at The Spa. In a couple of months the venue will play host to renowned comedian Roy Chubby Brown, but there will be no jokes tonight with Jeffries show […]

Prizefighter champion Glenn Foot scheduled for April return

Phil Jeffries’ promotional hub Pro Box North East have this week announced that Prizefighter champion Glenn Foot will return in April, topping another fantastic bill at the Rainton Meadows Arena. The show, on Friday April 12, will be headlined by Foot’s triumphant return after winning Prizefighter Welterweights III back in January. He is likely to […]

Peter Cope looking to please amazing fans

Hartlepool’s rising star Peter Cope has said that he does not mind being involved in a tear up after his battle with fellow North East boxer David Lake. Cope moved his record to 7-0 on Friday night at the Rainton Meadows Arena, but was made to work hard for his victory against the always-spirited Lake. […]

Supremacy round-up: Dickinson too much for Dolan

Jon-Lewis Dickinson proved too strong for Sunderland’s David Dolan as he made a successful first defence of his British title at the Rainton Meadows Arena on Friday. The extremely tight bout topped an explosive ten-fight bill put on by Frank Maloney and Phil Jeffries, and in the end Dickinson had done enough to claim a […]

Peter Cope excited for North East derby clash with David Lake

Hartlepool’s rising boxing star Peter Cope is in action tonight in an intriguing match up with South Shields’ David Lake. The bout has ‘fight of the night’ written all over it and is expected to be a fierce clash between the two friends outside of the ring. The two are putting friendship aside tonight though […]

Supremacy preview: Biggest show of the year!

We are now just days away from the biggest night of the North East boxing calendar as Sunderland’s David Dolan gets set to challenge Birtley’s British cruiserweight champion Jon-Lewis Dickinson. The two square off for Dickinson’s title on Friday night at the Rainton Meadows Arena in what is certain to be the biggest and best […]

Coach Mal Gates proud of his boys after another two impressive wins

Coach Mal Gates says he is very proud of his boys after Lee Mould and Anthony Nelson both won on Saturday at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. Fighting on Steve Wraith’s ‘Farewell to Fergie’ bill, two of Gates’ bright young boxers won convincingly. Both took 40-36 decisions although both were unlucky not to add stoppages […]