Tag Archive | Steve Wraith

Title fight tops smashing bill in Newcastle

Newcastle’s road warrior Dougie ‘The Bullet’ Curran tops a professional boxing bill at the O2 Academy in Newcastle tomorrow, fighting at home for an International Masters Bronze title. The super-featherweight fights the majority of his bouts on the road and a lot of them come at very short notice. That explains his losing 8-17-3 record, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Paul O’Hagan left frustrated after 96 second debut win

As far as making a professional boxing debut goes, upsetting the odds to knock out your opponent in just 96 seconds would usually justify it being a satisfying one to say the least. That’s exactly the scenario Gateshead debutant Paul O’Hagan found himself on Saturday after scoring a 96 second TKO victory over Glenn McCrory […]

Roundup: Farewell to Fergie

Steve Wraith’s second professional show was clouded by pull-outs but was still a very entertaining four-fight bill at the O2 Academy in Newcastle. The show was supposed to be headed by returning Tyneside heavyweight David Ferguson, who was boxing one last time to say farewell to his loyal fans. The opponent was changed just the […]

Steve Wraith looking to capitalize on successful first show

Steve Wraith is looking to capitalize on his successful professional promotion debut in September, with his second show ‘Farewell to Fergie’ taking place on Saturday night. Wraith, under his promotional banner of Wraith Promotions, hosts the show on Saturday night at the O2 Academy in Newcastle with heavyweight David Ferguson topping the bill in a […]

The final curtain call for David Ferguson

Tynesides’s two-time Prizefighter David Ferguson steps back into the ring one final time on Saturday night and has admitted it feels like he’s having his professional debut all over again. Ferguson headlines Steve Wraith’s second show on Saturday at Newcastle’s O2 Academy in his farewell bout, to finally say goodbye to the sport and his […]