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It’s make or break for Sharif in rematch on Matchroom fight Pass show

When 32 year old Aji Sharif turned professional in 2013 he had high hopes with his sole defeat as an amateur coming at the hands of Olympic Gold Medallist Anthony Joshua.

His professional career started off in good fashion with 3 straight victories including a stoppage. His fourth professional fight was set for December 2013 on a Goodwin Promotions Matchroom fight pass show where he took on 6 foot 9 ins “The Giant” Imantas Davidaitis. Davidaitis had been to the UK shores before knocking out Sheffield prospect David Howe in two rounds. Continue reading

Billy Long signs with Goodwin

26 year old Billy “The Bomb” Long from Chelmsford in Essex is the latest to put pen to paper and sign a three year deal with leading London Promoter/Manager Steve Goodwin.

Long was a very successful amateur at Hoddesdon ABC where he lost only 2 from 15 contests. Billy reached the semi finals of the ABA and In 2014 Billy won the “King of the Ring” Format in Sweden. Continue reading

George Jupp back in action this Saturday

It is only 3 days until the eagerly awaited Southern Area Super-Featherweight title showdown between 23 year old George Jupp (10-1) from Kent and 26 year old Craig Poxton (8-2) from Lowestoft in Suffolk. This 50/50 contest is one of seven scheduled fights to be shown exclusively on Matchroom fight Pass TV this Saturday with coverage starting at 7pm. Continue reading