Results: Narrow Loss To Des Newton In War At Cities Guildhall

By Lawrence Hyne – Boxing is full of clichés, some more useful than others, but the old adage “It’s not losing that defines a fighter, but how he comes back from it” might yet motivate Des ‘The Destroyer’ Newton after the local favourite was beaten in a narrow points loss to Cardiff fighter Henry Janes, in front of a loyal army of vociferous fans at Plymouth Guildhall on Friday night.

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Newton Ready To Power Through

Des Newton has vowed to power his way through any fancy footwork by Liam Richards as he looks to retain his British Lightweight Challenge Belt this weekend.

The ‘DEStroyer’ goes in search of his sixth professional victory and his third knockout on BCB Promotions’ ‘Summer Sizzler II’ show at the Guildhall, Plymouth, on Saturday (29th July).

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Champion Newton In Confident Mood

A supremely confident Des Newton has a word of warning for opponent Andy Harris ahead of Saturday’s showdown.

The British Challenge Lightweight Champion defends his title on BCB Promotions’ ‘Mayhem’ show, sponsored by Grosvenor Casino Plymouth, at the Plymouth Guildhall.

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