Tag Archive | Martin Ward

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 […]

Tommy Ward victory is just one more on way to ultimate aim

Tommy Ward put in another impressive display in Newcastle on Saturday to move 3-0 with a points win over the experienced Delroy Spencer. On Steve Wraith’s ‘Farewell to Fergie’ bill at the O2 Academy, Ward put on a display of fantastic boxing skill to win 40-36 on points against the journeyman. At just 18 years-old […]

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 […]

Biggest North East show of the year headlined by English title fight

Phil Jeffries’ promotion Pro Box North East will host its seventh show of the year on Sunday and it is set to be the biggest in the region this year. The show, at the Hartlepool Borough Hall, will feature seven top fights with the main two both for titles. It is the headline fight that […]

Two major announcements for professional shows in the North East

There were two major announcements made over the weekend ahead of two massive professional boxing shows in the North East. Firstly, Pro Boxing North East, Phil Jeffries’ promotion, sent out the following press release regarding Phil’s show on Sunday September 30 at the Hartlepool Borough Hall: Phil Jeffries has announced the full line-up for his […]

‘Exciting times ahead’ says promoter Steve Wraith after his first show is a success

Boxing promoter Steve Wraith believes there are exciting times ahead for professional boxing in Newcastle after a fantastic first professional show under his banner, Wraith Promotions. The show billed ‘The Return of the Cash’ in homage to returning headliner Akash Hussein was a real success last Sunday at the O2 Academy in Newcastle and Wraith […]