Posts containing the tag Johnny Owen

British Light Welterweight title: Jenkins v Nurse

Posted by Paul Moon in Blog, Boxing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The vacant British Light Welterweight title (12 x 3) had promised bona fide combat between Scottish veteran Willie Limond (2 February 1979) and Welsh Chris Jenkins (14 August 1988) at the First Direct Arena in Leeds on 11 April 2015, live on Sky Sports. However, Limond has since cried off (shoulder injury) so Tyrone … Continue reading

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Hard yards comes before the glory!

Posted by Paul Moon in Boxing, Other Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Despite treacherous driving conditions through very deep snow we were committed to travelling deep into the heart of the Rhymny Valley to Gelligaer which lies 6 miles north west of Caerphilly. Accompanied by the legendary Welsh boxing trainer Jimmy Bromfield (pictured right)¬†and Sports Therapist Jo Bromfield it was some trek. Once there we visited … Continue reading

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