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Pauly Upton takes his unbeaten run to eight fights

HATTON PROMOTIONS’ light-middleweight prospect Pauly Upton took his unbeaten run to eight fights with a deserved points victory over the experienced Chris Jenkinson on Saturday night.

The oldest of the Upton siblings had to keep a cool head against a foe determined on making things difficult and was rewarded with a 60-53 on the card of referee John Latham. Continue reading

Pauly Looks Ahead To Northern Debut

LIGHT-MIDDLEWEIGHT prospect Pauly Upton believes he’s on the fast track to title glory and he aims to underline potential when he makes his northern debut in Oldham on April 18.

The oldest Upton sibling has only once boxed outside of London since turning professional in 2013 and feels a little northern exposure will help increase his ever growing fan base. Continue reading

Hatton impressed by Pauly Upton

RICKY HATTON is predicting a bright future for new signing Pauly Upton.

The unbeaten light-middleweight joined The Hitman’s stable in Hyde, Greater Manchester last month and has quickly settled in, thanks in part to the fact that he’s now training alongside his brothers Sonny and Anthony. Continue reading

Rising Prospect Paul Upton Ready For Fast & Furious Action On March 8th

Unbeaten Light Middleweight prospect Paul Upton will be back in action on next month, when he features on the undercard of TRAD TKO Gym mate Freddie Turner’s challenge for the British Masters Gold title, against Chris Jenkinson, at the Cresset in Peterborough on Saturday 8th March 2014.

Paul, who will be making his third professional outing on March 8th, certainly made an impact on his pro debut, beating the highly experienced Dee Mitchell by a shut out points decision, back in July. Continue reading

York Hall: Turner Secures Southern Area Title, Martin and Upton Brothers Impress

AnthonyUptonDanCarr3394Last Friday night Johnny Eames and the TRAD TKO Events crew presented their latest installment – aptly named BROTHERS IN ARMS – and too be honest it was even better than their previous ones, which I, as well as I am sure anyone that attended the first two shows, would not have thought possible.

As before matchmaker Jon Pegg ensured a night of exciting and evenly matched bouts, much to the delight of the assembled fans, perhaps not so much for Johnny Eames – the reason, well that will become clear, dramatic events of the night unfold, in the following report.

Besides the ‘in the ring’ action and drama there was also a highly charged element of suspense and intrigue surrounding the final fight of the evening, which ultimately led to the Shiya Ozgul versus Chris Jenkinson bout being sanctioned by the Malta Boxing Commission and not the British Boxing Board of Control, who sanctioned the rest of the card Continue reading

Upton brothers prepare for battle at York Hall in October

Professional boxing pair from Romford, Paul and Anthony Upton, will share the stage together on October 18th at the famous York Hall in London on the aptly titled ‘Brothers in Arms’ show.

Promoted by Showtime Sports Events, the evening of boxing also features another set of siblings in debutants Onder and Siar Ozgul accompanied by an array of up and coming talent from the TRAD TKO Gym in Canning Town. Continue reading