England claim 6-2 duel win in Scotland

September 29, 2019 | by Matt Halfpenny


An England team consisting of Junior and Youth boxers claimed a 6-2 duel win in Scotland today (Sunday 29th September).

Boxing at the Kings Park Hotel in Glasgow, the first session was a close-run thing and saw the score locked at 2-2.

Hoddesdon’s Alex Head and Epic Golden Gloves, Newark’s Danny Steele claimed victories, but Wildcard’s Rebecca Unsworth and Hoddesdon’s Kyle Quinn lost out on tight spilt decisions.

The Three Lions, however, took control in the second session, winning all four remaining bouts.

There were wins for Macy Gallone (Spennymoor), Lily Henderson (Tommy Coyle), Ted Jackson (St Paul’s) and Leon Harris (Wearmouth) on his England debut, making the final score 6-2 to the visitors.

Gallone was picked out as the Best Boxer of the duel.

Next up for England is a duel with Wales at The Premier Suite, Cannock this weekend.

Tickets are available priced £15 for adults and £7.50 for under-16s (seated), £25 (ringside) and £350 for a VIP table of 10 (including buffet lunch).

For more information, call 01543 572092 or email info@premier-suite.co.uk