Tag Archive | Tommy 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]