Notices

CHAMPIONS HONOURED

At the British Boxing Board of Control Awards Dinner in London on 21st September, as well as JAMIE MCDONNELL who received our own Dennie Mancini Trophy, current and former Commonwealth Champions were honoured in all but two of the categories :-

BOXER OF THE YEAR:  CARL FROCH FORMER COMMONWEALTH SUPERMIDDLE CHAMPION
   
CONTEST OF THE YEAR:  VACANT COMMONWEALTH LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP
  DERRY MATTHEWS v ANTHONY CROLLA
   
SPECIAL AWARD:  BRITAINS CURRENT AND FORMER WORLD CHAMPIONS – ALL
  FORMER COMMONWEALTH CHAMPIONS – NATHAN CLEVERLEY,
  CARL FROCH, DARREN BARKER, RICKY BURNS, JAMIE MCDONNELL
   
SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD:  COMMONWEALTH LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION DERRY MATTHEWS

At the prestigious annual Boxing Writers Dinner of Great Britain on 14th October the Joe Bromley Award went to former Commonwealth and current IIBF World Champion DARREN BARKER and the Young Boxer of the Year went to our Middleweight Champion BILLY JOE SAUNDERS.