Boxing: Chirnside prepares for show

Chirnside ABC boxing show at Duns Voulenteer Hall
Chirnside ABC boxing show at Duns Voulenteer Hall

Chirnside Boxing Club are gearing up for their forthcoming show, which will be staged in the Volunteer Hall at Duns on Sunday, may 10.

Doors open at 12noon with the first fight at 1pm.

Admission is £10 for adults and £5 for under 18s - tickets are available from club coaches and boxers, the Waterloo Arms at Chirnside or by calling 07842 863064.

Meanwhile, two Chirnside boxers were in action at the weekend.

On Friday, Ben Grant fought at Motherwell, where he beat Chris McCluskey with a second round stoppage to make it four wins in the last three weeks.

On Saturday, Bailee Noon from Berwick was at the Renfrewshire Show in Glasgow where he lost on unanimous points to home boxer Harry Peacock.

This Friday (May 1), three Chirnside members - Geordie White (10) from Eyemouth, Jack Grant, who is unbeaten in five bouts this year, and Michael Black are all due to compete at Dunfermline.