Articles by: Adam Trotman
 

  • A new-look Sunderland side suffered a heavy defeat against York

    Sunderland University Women’s coach Bennett reacts to heavy Varsity defeat

    May 14, 2018 at 12:11 pm

    University of Sunderland Women’s football coach Gary Bennett said varsity defeat was “disappointing”. The team lost their last game of the season 11-1 at the Silksworth sports complex which was part of the annual TeesWear varsity event. Sunderland were the second best team as they ran out to a defeat […]

     
  • Anthony Nelson celebrates winning the commonwealth Super Flyweight title against Jamie Wilson at the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle.

    Anthony Nelson vs Charlie Edwards WBA Continental Super-Flyweight Title Fight Preview

    May 10, 2018 at 1:20 pm

    Anthony Nelson (12-1-0 2KO) will face Charlie Edwards (12-1-0 5KO) for the WBA Continental Super-Flyweight title on the undercard of the show headlined by Josh Kelly and Lewis Ritson in Newcastle on June 16th. Nelson from South Shields is fighting for only the second time since his 2016 knockout defeat […]

     
  • Lewis Ritson vs Paul Hyland Jr British Lightweight Title Fight Preview

    Lewis Ritson vs Paul Hyland Jr British Lightweight Title Fight Preview

    May 10, 2018 at 12:31 pm

    Lewis Ritson (15-0-0 9KO) will face Paul Hyland Jr (18-0-0 7KO) on the 16th June at for the outright British Lightweight title at the Newcastle Metro Arena. Ritson from Forest Hall, Newcastle won the title by TKO in the 7th round in July 2017 with a devastating series of knockdowns […]

     
  • Josh Kelly vs Kris George Commonwealth Welterweight title fight preview

    Josh Kelly vs Kris George Commonwealth Welterweight title fight preview

    May 3, 2018 at 12:04 pm

    Josh Kelly (6-0-0 4KO) will face Australian Kris George (14-1-0 8KO) for the Commonwealth Welterweight and WBA International Welterweight titles on June 16th at Newcastle Metro Arena. Sunderland born Kelly will headline his second show under the guidance of Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing on a card that sees an array […]

     
  • North East boxers Josh Kelly and Lewis Ritson to headline Newcastle show with title fights

    North East boxers Josh Kelly and Lewis Ritson to headline Newcastle show with title fights

    April 25, 2018 at 1:06 pm

    Eddie Hearn announced a “brilliant” night of boxing at today’s Matchroom press conference in Newcastle. The event taking place at The Metro Radio Arena on the 16th June will feature five title bouts all featuring North East born boxers. On the night we will see the main event feature Josh […]

     
  • Sunderland's karate squad, including gold medalists Brett Billingham Ross Billingham and Maya Burns

    Karate twins speak about BUCS gold medals and future plans

    March 23, 2018 at 2:37 pm

    Following their gold medals at the BUCS Nationals in Sheffield, twins Brett and Ross Billingham reflected on their success. The team of three which included the twins and fellow athlete Maya Burns came first in the Mixed Team Kata, beating off competition from silver medalists Cambridge and joint bronze medalists […]

     
  • A new-look Sunderland side suffered a heavy defeat against York

    Sunderland Women’s football suffer heavy defeat at Varsity

    March 23, 2018 at 11:52 am

    The Sunderland Women’s football team fell to a heavy 11-1 defeat against unbeaten runaway league winners Teesside University in their Varsity fixture. Last time out, in February, the result was 5-2 to Teesside and was their smallest winning margin of the season. Teesside showed their quality and proved why they […]

     
  • South Shields FC excited ahead of Wembley trip

    South Shields FC excited ahead of Wembley trip

    May 16, 2017 at 11:55 am

    The Mariners reflect on a great season and look ahead to their FA Vase Final against Cleethorpes Town on May 21. In a season remember the club has gained national recognition following a 32 game winning run, having also wrapped up the Northern League title and promotion, along with two […]

     
  • Northern League fixtures preview: 17th December

    Northern League fixtures preview: 17th December

    December 17, 2016 at 10:51 am

    Saturday sees the last games before Christmas for many of the Northern League teams and with a lot of the teams having played different amounts of games it can make the table look interesting. With 10 games to choose from the pick of the bunch must be Consett vs Bishop […]

     
  • Review: Christmas break approaches in the Wearside League

    Review: Christmas break approaches in the Wearside League

    December 17, 2016 at 8:28 am

    The Wearside League is coming up on its last round of fixtures this weekend for 2016 before it takes a break over christmas and returns in the new year. It has been an intriguing season so far in the league which sees three reserve teams from clubs higher up the […]