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Gethin: I’ll Beat Overhyped Coyle

Martin Gethin believes he is more than capable of causing an upset in Hull when he clashes with hometown hero, Tommy Coyle at the Ice Arena in Hull, live on Sky Sports writes Daniel Mole.

The Walsall boxer travels to the Hull Ice Arena to take on Coyle at the top of the bill, and while the former British Lightweight Champion has been impressed by Coyle’s recent form but insists he is a long way from being the finished article. Continue reading

Gethin Steps Up

Martin Gethin has set his sights on becoming a two-weight British Champion after making the decision to step up to light welterweight.

The Walsall boxer has campaigned at lightweight throughout his 31-fight professional career that culminated in him being crowned British Lightweight Champion in January 2013. Continue reading

Miss Liverpool makes Ring Card Debut at Gethin v Mathews event

Newly crowned Miss Liverpool 2014, Lucy Whittaker, is backing Derry Mathews to regain his British Lightweight title on Saturday 10th May at the Liverpool Olympia.

The Scouse stunner beat off all opposition to lift the title last Friday night at the Olympia and will be the ringcard girl for Mathews’s big showdown against Walsall’s Martin Gethin, live and exclusive on BoxNation (Ch. 437/HD 490 and Virgin Ch. 546) Continue reading

Martin Gethin Interview

Walsall’s Martin Gethin might have tumbled at the final hurdle in his quest to challenge for a world title but the fire still burns in his belly to prove he is the best 135lb fighter on these shores.

After a year’s hiatus, the reigning British champion makes the opening defence of his reign this weekend when he travels up to The Liverpool Olympia to meet local hero Derry Mathews in what promises to be a barnstormer. Continue reading

Gethin Takes Inspiration From Crolla Win

Martin Gethin has taken inspiration from Anthony Crolla’s stoppage victory over John Murray on Saturday evening.

The Walsall boxer has been sparring fellow lightweight, Crolla, in the build up to his British Title defence against Derry Mathews at the Liverpool Olympia on Saturday, May 10th. Continue reading

Derry Mathews Targets Double

Derry Mathews has promised to make it a Merseyside sporting double by reclaiming the British Lightweight title and Liverpool winning the Premier League.

The Anfield hero takes on reigning champion Martin Gethin on Saturday 10th May at Liverpool Olympia, and the following day Liverpool face Newcastle at home in the final match of the season that could see them lift the Premier League crown for the first time in 24 years. Continue reading