Boxing

Hibbert retains title in classic clash at the Copper Box

THURROCK boxer John Wayne Hibbert wrote another enthralling and brave chapter in his boxing lifestory as he retained his Commonwealth Superlightweight title in terrific encounter at the Copper Box in East London on Saturday night. The match ended in round 12 when Hibbert finally put 21-year-old opponent Tommy Martin on the canvas. He took a […]

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Illness forces Church to pull out of fight

ESSEX light-heavyweight, Darrel Church has been forced to withdraw from his next fight on December 3rd at Grays Civic Hall due to illness. The 26-year-old from Tiptree was due to tackle Darren Snow (0-1-1), 33-years-old from Yorkshire, on a Carl Greaves Promotions show in what was ‘The Baptist’s’ comeback fight from defeat to Angelo ‘Concrete’ […]

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Hibbert takes titles and redemption at the O2

AT the third time of asking – and with something of a huge slice of luck – Thurrock boxer  John Wayne Hibbert recorded a win over Derby boxer Dave Ryan at London’s 02 Arena on Saturday night. The Horndon on the Hilll fighter was well behind on points going into the tenth round but Ryan […]

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Hibbert retains belt at the O2

THURROCK boxer Joyne Wayne Hibbert delivered a convincing performance  to retain his WBC International Light-Welterweight belt by stopping Tyler Goodjohn in the eighth round of a hard fought clash at the O2 Arena on Saturday night. The first two rounds were close, with Hibbert marginally ahead thanks to some accurate punches and the fight turned […]

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