Boston ABC's Freddie carman is national champion

Boston Amateur Boxing Club’s Freddie Carman is the National Schoolboy Champion in the under 50kg category after defeating his opponent Ray Taylor of the Leigh Park ABC on Sunday afternoon in Banbury, Oxfordshire.

Freddie Carman with coaches Matt Mooney and Scott Harmon.
Freddie Carman with coaches Matt Mooney and Scott Harmon.

Carman fought with great composure as he weathered Taylor’s laboured attacks, zipping in and out of range to register the eyecatching scoring shots.

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It was the tactical difference in a hard-fought fight as both boys gave their all, Carman carving out a unanimous points decision and the prestigious title.

Oscar Watson took a bout at short notice on Saturday, narrowly beaten by Callum Northedge of the TG ABC on his home show in Doncaster.

The club had mixed fortunes in Hinckley on Friday night, Kai Merrin stopping Billy Burbage of the Earl Shilton ABC but Reece Morris defeated by Harley Magney, also representing the Earl Shilton gym.