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Tamworth Boxing Club were within touching distance of an international award, but the club has gone down swinging as the accolade went elsewhere.

The European Boxing Confederation nominated Tamworth Boxing Club, along with eight other clubs, for the Passion for Boxing General Inclusion award but the Staffordshire club were beaten to it by England Boxing’s In Your Corner programme.

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British boxing legend Ricky Hatton has declared his pride for undefeated Nantwich heavyweight Nathan Gorman.

The 20-year old Gorman stopped his latest opponent Gorgita Gorgiladze just short of two minutes into the first round on Saturday night at Fenton Manor Sports Complex after flooring the Georgian with brutal body shots.

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Heavyweight sensation Nathan Gorman obliterated Gogita Gorgiladze inside the first round to extend his unbeaten record to 8-0 on Saturday, February, 18, at Fenton Manor Sports Complex.

Nantwich-born Gorman was returning to the same venue where he stopped veteran David Howe, to win the Central Area heavyweight title last October.

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Nantwich boxer Nathan Gorman has said no stone has been left unturned in his preparation to fight Gogita Gorgiladze on Saturday night at Fenton Manor Sports Complex.

The undefeated heavyweight will headline Ricky Hatton’s ‘Time To Shine’ show at the same venue where he emphatically stopped David Howe to win the Central Area heavyweight title last October.

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Boxer Owen Jobburn has said it’s “brilliant to be back” in Stoke-on-Trent ahead of his welterweight clash at Fenton Manor Sports Complex on Saturday.

The 27 year-old will face Victor Edagha at the same venue where he won his pro debut fight against Sylwester Walczak last October.

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British Challenge Super Lightweight Champion, Kieran McLaren, has said he won’t be boring ahead of his first title defence against Michael Mooney at Fenton Manor Sports Complex on Saturday.

The undefeated lightweight (9-0) won the belt at the same sports complex by way of a narrow points decision last October against Plymouth hardman, Chris Adaway.