Friday 26/10/2013

 

Charlie Shave & Lewis Oleary

Charlie Shave & Lewis Oleary

Ashford Coaches Dennis Jarvis, Andy Wilford and Shane Watts travelled to Ramsgate ABC’s open show, where promising junior boxer Lewis Oleary had his 1st bout of the season against Essex University ABC, Charlie Shave. The 1st round saw both boxers coming out strong. Lewis using his jab to good effect and Charlie trying to slip and counter. Both boxed tidy with Lewis gaining the round with his jab. 2nd round both boxers came out strong again, exchanging combinations, with Lewis beating his opponent to the jab. In the 3rd and final round Lewis and Charlie kept up the pace showing a good standard of boxing and exchanging punches to the final bell, to an appreciative crowd. Lewis won by way of unanimous decision, taking his record to 3 straight wins.

Dennis Jarvis, Lewis Oleary & Andy Wilford

Dennis Jarvis, Lewis Oleary & Andy Wilford

Sunday 06/10/13 Kent Semi-Final

IMG_1798Ashford’s Charlie Smith v Whitstable ABC Jaz Gayner, in the  Semi-Final of the Kent Novice Championships held by Turners Boxing Academe. These two boxers had met previously last season and was a thriller. And they did not disappoint this time. Both boxers gave there all exchanging blows through out every round. Charlie looking scoring to the body, then left hooks to the head and  Jaz sticking behind his jab and firing off upper cuts and hooks.This could of easily have been the final. Jaz was awarded the decision and both boxers received a show of appreciation from the crowd, for a fantastic bout.