Rising stars Jono Carroll and Jeff Saunders have joined Matchroom Sport.
Carroll was catapulted in the limelight after winning Prizefighter in December, entering the tournament as an unbeaten three-fight novice and seeing off Stephen Foster Jr, Gary Buckland and Michael Devine to claim the trophy at York Hall. The 22 year landed the shot in Prizefighter after an exciting win over Declan Geraghty in November in Dublin, and Carroll will appear on the April 11 bill in Leeds live on Sky Sports. Continue reading
MGM are delighted to announce the signing of Jeff Saunders, the younger brother of Bradley Saunders. Jeff has decided to turn pro and MGM are delighted to have him in their stable. Continue reading
21 year old amateur boxer Jeff Saunders from County Durham won the ABA finals at Rainton Meadows Arena in Tyne and Wear on Saturday night.
All 5 judges scored in favour of the underdog on the night, crowning Saunders the new ABA Welterweight British Champion. Continue reading
Jeff Saunders, 21 from County Durham and younger brother of professional boxer Bradley Saunders, boxed his way to win the Combined Services Welterweight Title in Portsmouth this month. Currently serving in the parachute regiment, the amateur boxer from Sedgefield beat an experienced marine in the finals to claim the prestigious title. Continue reading