Maltese Invasion – Boxers Martin, Borg, Vella, Borg and Schembri Prepare for Upcoming June 27th Fights At London Gym
Maltese boxers, Steve Martin, Tyrone Borg, Mario Borg, Richard Vella and Christian Schembri, along with team members Charlot Colleiro and Thomas Camilleri, made the journey from the idyllic Islands of Malta to the world famous TRAD TKO Gym in London, in order to prepare for their upcoming fights on the Demis Tonna Prizeboxing Promotions ROCK SOLID event, which takes place at the Naxxar Trade Fair Grounds in Malta on Friday, June 27th. Continue reading
Malta’s reigning WBU International Light Welterweight Champion, ‘Super’ Steve Martin is set to face Ideh Ochuko on the Acourtier Events promoted ‘NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS’ mega show at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London this coming Friday, the 4th October.
Martin, who is coming off five straight stoppage wins – including two Championship bouts, makes a welcome return to the UK, having secured a draw against Callum Wilton back in July last year.
Once again young Steve has been set a tough test, as his opponent on October 4th is Bermondsey, London’s Ideh Ochuko. Continue reading
Malta’s reigning WBU International Light Welterweight Champion ‘Super’ Steve Martin arrived in London on Friday afternoon, within hours he was already sparring at the famous TRAD TKO Gym in Canning Town, where he is based for the final preparations for his upcoming title defense, which takes place on the Dave Murphy, Acourtier Events, promoted NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS mega event at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London on Friday 4th October. Continue reading
Following his sensational second round knockout victory, over Bosnian Jasmin Vrskic at the Dolmen Spa and Hotel resort in Malta on August 30th, Pieta, Malta’s ‘Super’ Steve Martin is preparing to travel to London, to defend his WBU International Lightweight title, at the Dave Murphy Acourtier Events promoted ‘NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS’ mega fourteen fight event at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London on Friday 4th October. Continue reading
Malta’s newest Champion, ‘Super’ Steve Martin is seething, just a couple of days after he won the WBU Light Welterweight International title, with a sensational fifth round stoppage of Germany’s Sabri Ulas Goecmen, that Great Britain’s Danny ‘Cassius’ Connor publicly called him out. Continue reading
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic (December 17, 2012) – Puerto Rican superstar Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano (16-1-1, 11 KO’s) of Brooklyn, NY scored a 1st round technical knock out against Lina Milagros Tejada (1-2) this past Saturday night at the Sosua Bay Grand Casino. As soon as the bell sounded Tejada tried to quickly make the bout a dogfight, but the former IBF world champion was much more experienced, Serrano’s precise counter-punching sent the Dominican to the canvas for a total of three times, Tejada was unable to return to her feet. Time of the stoppage was 1 minute and 20 seconds of the first round. Continue reading
TRAD TKO coach Barry Smith has left the cold of London behind, for the much warmer and sunnier climes of Malta, where he will undertake the final preparations of Steve Martin, ahead of the twenty five year old from Pieta’s first tilt at Championship honours this coming Friday.
Barry, whose fiancée is Maltese, regularly trains local boxers when he visits the Islands, for extended periods of time throughout the year. Continue reading