Scott signs with top promoter

Newbiggin’s professional boxer Lewis Scott has joined forces with promoter Dennis Hobson.

Based in Sheffield, Hobson has looked after fighters such as Ricky Hatton, Clinton Woods and Darlington’s Stuey Hall.

Scott’s first fight under the Dennis Hobson Promotion banner will be at the Sheffield Octagon arena on Saturday, September 13,. His opponent has yet to be named.

Tickets are on sale now priced at £30 for standard tickets and £60 for ringside including a meal. Ringside seats are tables of eight. A bus will be available from the Shakespeare at Guidepost.

Newbiggin Boxing Club has two shows pencilled in for 2014 – Friday, September 19, and Friday, November 14. Both are at Newbiggin Sports Centre.