Tag Archive | Gary Fox

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 […]

Roundup: Loaded And Ready 19/4

Glenn Foot’s sensational seventh round finish of Jason Cook was the highlight of a bill stacked full with North East talent. Foot had earlier in the fight surprised Cook by using the boxing skills that he proved he had during his success in the amateurs. But when things got heated after a tussle in the […]

Danny ‘Boy’ Hughes delighted to be back

Sunderland heavyweight Danny ‘Boy’ Hughes has said he is delighted to be returning to action after over 18 months out of the ring. Hughes will be hoping he returns with a bang next week as the big man appears on the co-promoted Phil Jeffries and Frank Maloney, Loaded and Ready show. The headline bout on […]

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 […]

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 […]

Onwards and upwards for Northern Area champion Gary Fox

New lightweight Northern Area champion Gary Fox got back in the gym this week looking ahead to the next stage of his flourishing career. Fox dispatched of Darlington’s Neil Hepper in five rounds on Phil Jeffries’ promoted show in Hartlepool on September 30th to claim the vacant title and revealed he is going back to […]

Party with Marty: 30/9 Harltepool boxing round-up

West Rainton’s Martin Ward will be partying all week long after capturing the English bantamweight title in a thriller at Hartlepool Borough Hall against veteran campaigner Jason booth. In a very tight ten rounds, the two boxers traded blows in a back and forth contest that ended in a unanimous points decision for the North […]