COMMONWEALTH BOXING COUNCIL BULLETIN
A very happy 2015 to all our associates in boxing.
Here, as follows, is our update on our forthcoming Championships and other general news :-
COMMONWEALTH LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPION RICHARD COMMEY
Congratulations are due to Ghana’s hot prospect Richard Commey who was voted ‘Sportsman of the Year’ by the Sports Writers Association of Ghana.
He is now due to defend his Title in South Africa, the first Commonwealth Championship there for over a decade, in March (see FORTHCOMING CHAMPIONSHIPS)
COMMONWEALTH LIGHT-HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP MANDATORY DEFENCE
Promoters and matchmakers are reminded that purse bids for the above contest are due to be opened by the Chairman at his Chambers in the Temple, London on :-
THURSDAY 29TH JANUARY 2015 at 12 45 pm.
Any interested party requiring a further copy of the Notice should contact the Hon Secretary without delay
BANTAMWEIGHT (Voluntary defence)
LIGHT-MIDDLEWEIGHT (Official Eliminator)
Both the above :-
21st February 2015. Sheffield. Promoter Dennis Hobson
SUPER-FEATHERWEIGHT (Official Eliminator)
28th February 2015. The Dome, Doncaster. Promoter Stefy Bull
SUPER-FEATHERWEIGHT (Voluntary defence)
28th February 2015. 02 Arena, London. Queensberry Promotions
CRUISERWEIGHT (Mandatory defence)
14th March 2015. Kingsway Leisure Centre, Widnes. Queensberry Promotions
LIGHTWEIGHT (Voluntary defence)
21st March 2015. Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, Gauten. Golden Gloves Promotions