Issue | Premium | Reports | Jun 24 2019

Ted Cheeseman clings on to British title

Slick challenger Kieron Conway holds Ted Cheeseman to a draw. Simon Euan-Smith reports from ringside
Ted Cheeseman
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Bethnal Green • June 21

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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