Fight Town series to make September return in Swindon

Neilson’s next show, which will feature a host of homegrown talent including Swindon’s former Commonwealth champion Luke Watkins, will take place on Saturday 18th September at the MECA. The event will be the first of its kind for well over a year after Covid-19 curtailed Neilson Boxing’s last proposed show back in April 2020. In […]

Repeat or revenge for Dillian Whyte against Alexander Povetkin

Brixton heavyweight Dillian Whyte (27-2-0 18KO’s) is hoping history won’t repeat itself when he faces Alexander Povetkin over 12 rounds this Saturday. First time around saw world-title hopeful Whyte dominate the first four rounds before being caught with a textbook uppercut from the Russian. Having been on the cusp of a world-title challenge, this defeat […]

Fight Town I show a big success for Paddy Fitzpatrick-trained Swindon boxers

BOXING trainer Paddy Fitzpatrick celebrated a highly successful debut for Swindon’s Fight Town show series, with a 100 per cent record for his fighters on Saturday night. The inaugural Fight Town event, promoted by Neilson Boxing in association with Fitzpatrick’s own Trifecta group, saw eight fighters that were either trained at the Irishman’s Ferndale Road gym or […]