TED CHEESEMAN hung on to his British super-welterweight crown with a split draw against Northampton’s Kieron Conway at York Hall.
After 12 absorbing rounds, pitting the champion’s aggression against the challenger’s elusive boxing, judge Marcus McDonnell scored for Conway by 116-113, Terry O’Connor had Cheeseman ahead by 115-114, and Robert Wiliams had it 114-114.
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