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No Guts No Glory Review

No guts No Glory Review

Black Country Boxing

Walsall Town Hall


Walsall Town Hall was the setting for the No Guts No Glory show brought to you by Black Country Boxing with a great line up of WestMidlands boxers. The Birmingham boxing Column was there to review the show and the boxers.

Fight 1

Ijaz Ahmed Vrs Sergei Tasimov

4 x 3


Ahmed in his second outing as a professional was looking for another win in this 4 x 3 minute bout of boxing.

Tasimov started the better of the 2 boxers, Ahmed moved well but Tasimov edged the first round. The second round was scrappy and again Tasimov started the better, Ahmed edged this round by getting the better shots off. In the third Ahmed stepped up the pace, but Tasimov Matched him all the way. Tasimov again started the round well, In this very even round Ahmed pulled out a spurt at the end of the round to nick it.


Dexter – 39-38

Ref 40-36

Ahmed wins on points

Fight 2

Manny Zaber Vrs Ricky Leach

4 x 3


Zaber coming off the back of his first defeat took control of this fight from the start. Manny looked sharp and had a great shot selection . In the second Zaber carried on his good work, but Leach did good shots off. Manny cruised the 3rd and 4th round controlling both round and using the ring well, Leach done what he could but was just out boxed.


Dexter – 40-36

Ref – 40-36

Zaber wins on points

Fight 3

Dilly Singh Vrs Imantas Davidaitis

4 x 3


Singh started well and controlled the first round, but Davidaitis did get one good shots off. The first part of the second round was even, but Singh then took controlled dominated the end of the round. In the third Singh got some cracking shots off, Davidaitis didn't seem to have an answer to Singh’s jab. Singh went for it in the 4th and caught Davidaitis with some lovely clean shots, the Lithuanian them well and saw out the round.


Dexter 40-36

Ref 49-36

Singh wins on points

Fight 4

Lauren Johnson v Monika Antonik

4 x 2

Super welterweight

Johnson a former English amateur champion was making her debut tonight against Polish born Antonik.

Full fight below


Dexter – 40-36

Ref – 40-36

Johnson wins on points

Fight 5

Ricky Summers Vrs Remijius Ziausy

6 x 3

Light heavyweight

From the first bell Summers took his frustration of his British title fight against Frank Buglioni being call off just a week before the fight. Summers used Ziausy as a punch bag as Ziausy went into survival mode from the first bell of this fight. Summers caught Ziausy with some brutal shots and showed great ring craft as Ziausy showed great grit and determination to see out this fight.


Dexter- 60-54

Ref – 60-54

Summers wins on points

Fight 6