• Dexter Hastings

Beech v Fielding Show

Beech v Fielding show

Walsall Town hall

8/12/18

Black Country Boxing held the highly anticipated title fight between James Beech Jr and Louis Fielding at the Walsall Town hall, the fight would be contested over 10, three minute rounds and was for the super Featherweight Midlands area title. There was also a very impressive undercard with Levi Ferguson, Lee Glover, Craig Morris, Cole Johnson and Conah Walker who is trained by boxing legend Ricky Hatton all doing 4 times 3 minute round fights. Also you had Nathan Reeves and the talented Tyler Denny both doing 6 times 3 minute round fights. With the show being compared by Mr “make some noise & let’s get it on” Ben Walters and with the stunning Fiona from Diamond Ring girls doing the cards the stage was set for a great night of boxing. Reffering on the night we had Shaun Messer and Chris Dean.

Fight 1 Levi Ferguson v Danny Little 11.1. 4x3. 10 13 Middleweight

Fast start by Ferguson pushing Little back from start to finish, great combinations by Ferguson working the body well. Little got some nice shots off at the start of the second but Ferguson continued his good work pushing Little back with nice combinations and some hurtful body shots.

In the third Little moved well and used his jab to stay clear of Ferguson. Levi continued to press and pressure Little and got some great shots off putting Little down near the end of the round, Little got back to his feet as the bell went. The final round saw Ferguson stark Little down smashing in some nice combinations and looking to stop his opponent. Little boxed clever and kept moving around the ring to see the round out.

Result

Dexter – 40-45 Ref – 40-46

Ferguson wins on points

Fight 2 Lee Glover v Dean Jones 9.8. 4x3. 9.9 Super Lightweight

Glover was dominant from the start of the round till the end with sharp combinations and very well picked shots. A steady start to the second with both fighters getting good shots off, Glover soon took control working Jones head and body with tidy combinations.

The third was a great round for Glover who banged in some quality combinations to his opponents head and body pinning Jones to the ropes. Even start to the final round as Jones had a go back, Glover continued to bang shots in but Jones returned fire to get a share of the final round.

Result

Dexter – 40-37 Ref – 40-36

Glover wins on points

Fight 3 Craig Morris v Karim Kahn 11.7. 4x3. 11.13 Super Middleweight

Steady start by both fighters, Morris controlled the ring and the pace of the fight with his southpaw jab. In the second Morris again controlled the round with his jab putting in some nice one, twos, Morris did hit Kahn low with Shaun Messer giving Khan time to recover.

Morris banged in some nice combinations in the third while Khan moved well around the ring but Morris won the round. Kahn covered up well in the final round and showed great movement as Morris banged in combination after combinations to finish the fight strong.