News | Sep 30 2014

Britain versus France in charity boxing match

Commonwealth medallists return to action on Thursday
Sam Maxwell
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TWO Commonwealth Games medallists will compete for Great Britain in a charity boxing match to raise funds for SportsAid at the English Institute of Sport Sheffield on Thursday October 2.

Bantamweight, Sean McGoldrick and light-welterweight, Sam Maxwell from Liverpool, will both wear the Great Britain vest in their first competitive outings since winning bronze at Glasgow 2014.

The pair will be joined by four other members of GB Boxing’s Podium squad, including Leeds’ 2013 European Championship bronze medallist Jack Bateson, in a Great Britain team which features a blend of experience and youth.  The full line-up is: