Kids discount at professional boxing show

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Prospect Boxing Promotions is offering participants in the 2012 GB Schoolboy Championships reduced entry to its show in Wishaw on Friday.

Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility plays host to the championships on Friday and Saturday and Prospect is offering all entrants and their coaches the opportunity to enjoy the June 1 show at Rivals Gym in Roberts Street for just £15.

A full card of five fights features rising local star Iain Butcher, along with Mark Bett, Giuseppe Daprato and Mitch Prince.

The event will also see former amateur start Martin McCord make his pro debut.

To qualify for the discounted entry the fighters must show there boxing medical card and either their Young Scot Card or leaflet to, the leaflet will be distributed at Ravenscraig on Friday.

For the coaches to attend they will also have to show there relevant ABA identification along with the leaflet at the door.

Promoter Paul Graham said: “We are proud to be offering the cream of the next generation of fighters the opportunity to attend our next show at the discounted rate of £15 for all fighters and their coaches.

“With Rivals Gym only three miles away from Ravenscraig it would be a great way to round off a days boxing.”

For more information call Prospect Boxing on 01698 338888.

A full preview of the Wishaw card can be found in this week’s Times & Speaker, out May 30.