Former Commonwealth King, Don Broadhurst, continued on the road to redemption as he was crowned Midlands Area Super Flyweight Champion on Friday evening.
The Erdington boxer (now 16-3) recorded a hard fought points victory over teak-tough opponent, Brett Fidoe, at the Holte Suite, Villa Park. Continue reading
Broadhurst was based in Australia for a spell, but headed home to Birmingham earlier this year after his mother was diagnosed with terminal cancer and he’s back in the ring at Aston Villa FC on Saturday, November 23. Manager Jon Pegg will match him at “around 8st 7lbs,” but the 29 year-old hopes to box for flyweight titles by the end of the season.