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Glenn McCrory

McCrory:’I’ll Be As Proud As You Could Ever Be’

When Stuart Hall and Martin Ward make history at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena on Saturday March 29, there won’t be a prouder man in the house than Glenn McCrory.

Almost 25 years ago, McCrory had North East boxing fans dancing in the streets when he claimed the IBF cruiserweight crown and became the region’s first-ever world champion.

Now, with Darlington’s Hall and County Durham’s Ward about to enter the record books as the first North East fighters to face each other for top honours when they contest Stuart’s IBF world bantamweight title, we catch up with Glenn for his thoughts on the event.

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