Triple success for Haddenham fighters

HADDENHAM and Ely cruiserweight Matt Tumber continued his superlative start to the season with a third consecutive win on Friday.

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Tumber, 23, scored a unanimous points victory over A Walsh from Southend ABC to make it three wins from three bouts so far this year.

Coach Mike Sawyer, said: “He boxed beautifully and threw some really good straight left hands. Matt is coming along very well this year.”

Also in action at the weekend was 16-year-old Jack Halls, who cruised into the semi finals of the CYP Championships with a 35-17 win over Isaac Bloor from Queensbury ABC.


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Coach Sawyer, said: “Jack’s combination punches were excellent, he totally out boxed his opponent who is a very good little boxer.”

Halls will fight for a spot in the final of the prestigious national championships in November.

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Three Haddenham and Ely fighters will be in action again on Saturday as they travel to Fairbarn ABC.

Seasoned campaigner Liam Goodjohn, 25, will be in action at 69kgs , while two new fighters Callum Gibbs and Alex Lee will make their debuts in the ring.

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