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Carroll and Saunders join Matchroom

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

UK Boxing: Jeff Saunders; Ben Butler; Nathan Dale

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