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Women's Boxing Club Fire in the Ring


Women's Boxing Club

JaM Promotions

Fire in the Ring

The WBC and JaM promotions set the Irish Centre Digbeth on fire last weekend with there all female boxing show “Fire in the Ring”. The Birmingham boxing column was there to report on the WBC’s all female show. All bouts of boxing were over 3 x 2 minute rounds.

Fight 1

Diana “Dynamite Di” Collins (WBC)

V

Lady Luck (Fitzpatrick's gym)

Diana moved around the ring well but Lady Luck who looked physically bigger and stronger, controlled the ring and the fight. Diana boxed well but Lady Luck used some good jabbing and caught Diana with some good right hands. In the final round Lady Luck walked Diana down but Diana worked hard and saw out the round.

Winner

Lady Luck

Fight 2

Amazing Annie (WBC)

V

Spider (WBC)

The first round started off slow but both boxers got there shots off when they threw them, Annie showed why she is nick named “Amazing” with some good combos at the end of the round.

Corner pulled Spider out of the fight at the end of the first.

Winner

“Amazing” Annie

Fight 3

Laura “Lights Out” Watkins

(Northampton boxing club)

V

Chaotic Claire

Both boxers started well and went for it from the start, Watkins took control later in the first round and showed she was the better boxer. In the second round Claire was given a 8 count after she was caught by a good shot, Claire’s corner called the fight off after Claire was caught again later in the round.

Winner

Laura Watkins

Fight 4

Jenny “The Cobra” Collins (WBC)

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Aman “The Redbull” (WBC)

Aman was given loads of encouragement by her corner in the first round, Jenny boxed really well and caught Aman with some good shots notably some cracking right hands. Aman was given a standing 8 in the second and Jenny couldn't seemed to miss with her right hand sometimes doubling them.

Winner

Jenny “The Cobra” Collins

Fight 5

Abbie Solan (WBC)

V

Junior (WBC)

Cracking fight and a candidate for fight of the night, both boxers went for it from the start, throwing good shots and battling well. The fight went back and forth with both boxers working hard, in the final round Abbie took the first part of the round but Junior came back strong and both boxers finished well.

Winner

Draw

Fight 6

Hannah “The Hammer” Gaudsen

(Northampton boxing club)

V

Scary Carey

Another contender for fight of the night, the first round started fast and was a complete tear up, both boxers went for it with Hannah having the better boxing skills, but Carey was relentless. In the second Hannah Came out swinging, Hannah matched her and caught Carey with some good shots. The third was another great round with Carey fighting fearlessly but Hannah’s boxing skills shone threw.

Winner

Hannah “The Hammer” Gaudsen

Fight 7

Alina “The Warrior” Lawrenson

(Northampton boxing club)

V

Demon Di Barton

(WBC)

After a scrappy start Alina started to take over the first round with her work rate, Di kept coming forward but the better boxing was from Alina. In the last round Di kept the pressure on and began to over power Alina. Alina was given a standing 8 count in the third, Di dominated this round.

I had the fight a draw

Winner

Demon Di Barton

Fight 8

The Jacko (WBC)

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Paula “Polish pit bull”

Jacko came out strong and used her size to her advantage, Paula boxed well and and The Jacko did not seem to like it when Paula put the pressure on. In the second Paula came out strong and had the better start of the round, the Jacko came back and Paula was given a standing 8 count by the ref. In the third Jacko came out swinging both boxers looked tired, Paula was given another standing 8 count.

Winner

The Jacko

Fight 9

Sarah “Stretch” Coleman