July 9 ‘Summer Scorcher’ card at Walsall Town Hall takes shape

UKO Boxing 24/06/2016

The line-up for Black Country Boxing’s ‘Summer Scorcher’ is almost complete.

The show, sponsored by Grosvenor Casino Walsall, takes place at Walsall Town Hall on Satuday, 9th July.

Halesowen’s Lennox Clarke tops the bill with the unbeaten super middleweight taking on Nottingham’s Dean Gillen over eight rounds.

Ludlow’s Craig Morris, who picked up the British Challenge Super Welterweight Title in his hometown back in March, will be hoping to make six wins on the spin when he steps in with Lithuania’s Arvydas Trizno

Birmingham super welterweight, Jordan Clayton, is hoping to make it a hat-trick of professional wins against Swansea’s Matthew Ashmole.

Tipton super featherweight, Lee Glover, will be looking to return to winning ways after unsuccessful English and Midlands Title challenges in his last two outings against Sunderland’s Jordan Ellison.

Coventry welterweight, James ‘The Full Monty’ Montgomery takes on Sheffield’s
Liam Wright and West Bromwich super featherweight, Jack Summers, takes on Evesham’s Brett Fidoe.

West Bromwich middleweight prospect, Tom Stokes, takes on Lewis Van Poetsch looking to make it seven professional wins on the bounce.

Stafford’s former Midlands Area Welterweight Champion, Rob Hunt, Wolverhampton cruiserweight, Joshua Burke and West Bromwich super welterweight, Luke Heron (Walker), complete the card against yet to be named opponents.

Tickets are priced at £30 (general admission) and £60 (VIP Ringside), and can be purchased by calling 0845 111 2900 or directly from any boxer on the bill.

The weigh-in and aftershow (over 18’s only) take place at Grosvenor Casino Walsall, Bentley Mill Way, Walsall WS2 0LE (just off junction 10 of the M6). GC Walsall will have a presence at the Town Hall on the evening and have linked up with taxi firm, Yellow Taxi’s, to supply a number of free taxi’s to take guests from the Town Hall to the casino post-fight.

Find out more about GC Casino Walsall here: http://www.grosvenorcasinos.com/local-casinos/walsall/