England v Wales Youth Duel ends in a draw
March 13, 2018 | by Gemma Field
The results of the evening were:
48kg Morgan Ansell – Clearys gym v Caitlin Cromie – Won unanimous
49kg Harvey Smith – Chadwell St Marys v Mohammad Hashim – Lost unanimous
56kg Scot Melvin – Eastside v Ioan Croft – Lost split
60kg Jimmy Sains – Repton v Rhys Edwards – Won split
60kg Donte Dixon – Manor v Caran Croft – Lost split
69kg Owen Cooper – Worcester City v Connor Burns – Won split
Best Boxer of the night was awarded to England debutant Owen Cooper who was involved in an all action affair against the taller Burns from Wales.
Lead Coach Amanda Coulson said: “This was a great night of competitive boxing involving six boxers who have been invited onto the England Boxing Talent Pathway following their successful performances in the Youth Championships.
“This was a great opportunity for the boxers to begin their development and gain international experience too. Five of the six boxers made their debut in an England Vest. Well done to all involved.”