9th May 2012 have teamed up with Iconic British fight brand Lonsdale and Hennessy Sports to offer two lucky readers the chance to WIN A PAIR OF TICKETS each to the highly anticipated ‘Pride of Yorkshire’ boxing show this Saturday, 12th May.

The lucky winner and their guest will receive a first class view of this fantastic night of boxing at Sheffield’s Hillsborough Leisure Centre. When Kid Galahad goes in with Josh Wale in an all Yorkshire scrap for local pride. And topping the bill is London’s Colin Lynes who defends his British welterweight title against former world champion and local boy Junior Witter.
To enter all you need to do is follow us on Twitter @britishboxers and tweet us the following line:
@britishboxers Pride of Yorkshire Boxing Comp. #WinBoxingTickets @lonsdale1960 @HennessySports @brandnationcomm
The winner will be drawn randomly on Friday morning and contacted via Twitter Direct message. Thankyou and goodluck! –

For those not lucky enough to win all of the action will be shown live exclusively on Channel 5.

For further information on Lonsdale and to see its latest range of contest gloves and apparel visit

Competition has now ended the lucky winner was Shelley Wilson!

Full Fight Card – Hillsborough Leisure Centre
Saturday May 12.
Bill Subject to Change**.
 WBC International Super Bantamweight Title
12 x 3 min rounds
Champion – Kid Galahad (Sheffield) vs. Challenger – Josh Wale (Barnsley)


 Middleweight Contest
6 x 3 min rounds
Chris Eubank Jr (Brighton) vs. Harry Matthews (York)

British Welterweight Title
12 x 3 min rounds
Challenger – Junior Witter (Sheffield) vs. Champion – Colin Lynes (Hornchurch)

Light Middleweight Contest
6 x 3 min rounds
Phill Fury (Lancaster) vs. TBC

Heavyweight Contest
4 x 3 min rounds
Kash Ali (Rotherham) vs. TBC
Middleweight Contest
4 x 3 min rounds
**Callum Hancock (Sheffield) vs. Dan Blackwell (Trowbridge)

Middleweight Contest
4 x 3 min rounds
**Tom Mcassey (Sheffield) vs. Rick Boulter (Lincoln)

Light Welterweight Contest
4 x 3 min rounds
**Sam O’Maison (Sheffield) vs. Kristian Laight (Nuneaton)

Middleweight Contest
4 x 3 min rounds
Justin Newell (Leeds) vs. TBC

Lightweight Contest
4 x 2 min rounds
Leo D’Erlanger (Sheffield) vs. Dan Carr (Trowbridge)

** = Pro Debut

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