Marshall confident ahead of Korea

The Northern Echo: England's Savannah Marshall with her gold medal on the podium after victory in the Women's Middleweigh (69-75kg) Final at the SSE Hydro, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday August 2, 2014.

5:59am Friday 31st October 2014

Savannah Marshall is convinced Commonwealth Games glory can help inspire her to retain her women's world middleweight title in Jeju City, South Korea next month.

Hall gives his all but Caballero walks away with the world title

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Monday 27th October 2014

IN the end, he simply didn’t have any more to give. Bloodied, thanks to a cut that had opened above his right eye, and bruised, thanks to the 12 rounds of relentless pounding he had just survived, Stuart Hall didn’t even have the energy to throw his hands into the air as the final bell sounded. Every ounce of effort had been spent.

Hall pledges to fight on despite Monte Carlo disappointment

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Monday 27th October 2014

STUART HALL remains determined to reclaim a world title despite the intense disappointment of Saturday’s IBF World Bantamweight defeat to American Randy Caballero.

IN THE RING: Rivalries set to open up new pro fight season

The Northern Echo:

8:00am Monday 27th October 2014

Boxing writer Peter Mann rounds up the latest news on the North-East fight scene

Five things we learned from Stuart Hall's world-title defeat

The Northern Echo:

3:03pm Sunday 26th October 2014

Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson was at ringside in Monte Carlo as Stuart Hall lost to Randy Caballero - here are five things he highlights from the IBF World Bantamweight fight

Hall's world title hopes shattered by Monte Carlo defeat

The Northern Echo:

11:39pm Saturday 25th October 2014

STUART HALL'S hopes of regaining the IBF World Bantamweight title were shattered this evening as he suffered a unanimous points defeat to Randy Caballero in Monte Carlo.

Live LIVE BLOG: Stuart Hall vs Randy Caballero

The Northern Echo:

7:01pm Saturday 25th October 2014

Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson is at ringside in Monte Carlo as Darlington's Stuart Hall takes on American Randy Caballero for the IBF World Bantamweight title

Stuart Hall: From wastrel to world champion

The Northern Echo: SAME AGAIN? Stuart Hall after  beating Vusi Malinga and receiving the IBF belt last year at the First Direct Arena in Leeds. Tonight he fights for the same belt in Monte Carlo

9:23am Saturday 25th October 2014

MONDAY morning, and Stuart Hall was flying into Nice Airport ahead of this evening’s IBF World Bantamweight showdown with Randy Caballero. As the plane circled to begin its descent to land, Hall glanced out of the window to see the azure blue waters of the Mediterranean glinting in the sunlight. Suddenly, he was swept back to a different time, a different world.

SCOTT WILSON'S MONTE CARLO DIARY

The Northern Echo: (11916797)

9:09am Saturday 25th October 2014

WHAT does Stuart Hall have in common with Stevie Wonder, Frank Sinatra, Tina Turner, Rihanna, Alicia Keys and Elton John? By the end of this evening, they’ll all have performed in Monte Carlo’s Salle des Etoiles.

Stuart Hall: Monte Carlo Diary

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

WHAT does Stuart Hall have in common with Stevie Wonder, Frank Sinatra, Tina Turner, Rihanna, Alicia Keys and Elton John? By the end of this evening, they’ll all have performed in Monte Carlo’s Salle des Etoiles.

Saturday Spotlight: Darlington boxer Hall reflects on his journey from wastrel to world champion

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Saturday 25th October 2014

When Stuart Hall takes on Randy Caballero for the IBF World Bantamweight title in Monte Carlo this evening, he will complete a journey that began in rather different times at another Mediterranean holiday resort. Chief Sports Writer Scott Wilson joined the Darlington fighter in the south of France to look back on his transformation from wastrel to world champion

Darlington fighter Hall is tipped to regain his world title late on

The Northern Echo: DREAM TEAM: Stuart Hall (back), pictured with his promoter Dennis Hobson (front)

7:03am Friday 24th October 2014

DENNIS HOBSON expects Stuart Hall to reclaim his IBF World Bantamweight title by stopping Randy Cabellero in the closing stages of the pair’s Monte Carlo showdown tomorrow.

Groves to fight Douglin

The Northern Echo:

9:40am Friday 24th October 2014

GEORGE Groves has been added to the bumper undercard of the Nathan Cleverly-Tony Bellew rematch in Liverpool next month as he bids to strengthen his claims for another world title shot.

Quigg to face Otake in world title defence

The Northern Echo: OUR HERO Scott Quigg celebrates his victory which saw him retain his world title

9:55am Thursday 23rd October 2014

SCOTT Quigg will defend his WBA World super-bantamweight title against Hidenori Otake on the undercard of the blockbuster Nathan Cleverly-Tony Bellew rematch in Liverpool next month.

Stuart Hall Diary: Sun, sea and a sense of excitement in Monte Carlo

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

STUART Hall takes on Randy Caballero for the IBF World Bantamweight title in Monte Carlo on Saturday, and in the last of his exclusive Northern Echo diaries, the Darlington fighter outlines how his final preparations are going

In The Ring: Celebrated North-East promoter returns to the scene

The Northern Echo:

11:32am Tuesday 21st October 2014

FOLLOWING on from the excitement of the recent Wraith Promotions show in South Shields on October 12 a blast from past has sent vibrations through the boxing community.

Stuart Hall Diary: Olympic sparring and becoming a star of national TV

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Stuart Hall will attempt to regain the IBF World Bantamweight title when he fights American Randy Caballero in Monte Carlo a week on Saturday. In his penultimate diary, the Darlington boxer explains why his preparations have hit gold-medal standard

Double boost for North-East boxing scene

11:26am Tuesday 14th October 2014

North-East boxing received a double boost as Anthony Nelson and Peter Cope were crowned on Sunday evening.

In The Ring: Nelson and Cope grab belts on Super Sunday

The Northern Echo: Just champion: Anthony Nelson

11:17am Monday 13th October 2014

IT was to be one of those shows where the roof very nearly came off, writes Peter Mann.

In The Ring: Darlington's new breed coming through

The Northern Echo: GETTING THE BELT BACK: Stuart Hall will attempt to reclaim the IBF World Bantamweight title when he fights Randy Caballero in Monte Carlo in October

10:23am Monday 6th October 2014

How can one measure success, is it through longevity within an area of expertise, or is through the winning of certificates, medals, and trophies over a period of time.

Stuart Hall Diary: A new start for Monte Carlo showdown

The Northern Echo:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Darlington boxer Stuart Hall will attempt to reclaim the IBF World Bantamweight title when he fights unbeaten American Randy Caballero in Monte Carlo next month. In the first of his exclusive diaries for The Northern Echo, he details how his preparations have been going

Fight night

The Northern Echo:

10:33am Friday 26th September 2014

BOXERS from the Paul Hamilton Boxing & Martial Arts Academy are pictured ahead of this evening’s show at The Northern Echo Arena.

From Darlo to Monte Carlo for boxing star Hall

The Northern Echo: GETTING THE BELT BACK: Stuart Hall will attempt to reclaim the IBF World Bantamweight title when he fights Randy Caballero in Monte Carlo in October

7:02am Thursday 4th September 2014

IT will be a case of Monte Carlo or bust for Stuart Hall when he becomes the first North-Easterner to challenge for a world title overseas at the end of next month – and the Darlington fighter is adamant he will not be leaving Monaco without reclaiming his crown.

Hall's world title challenge scheduled for an October date in Sheffield

The Northern Echo: CONTRASTING FORTUNES: Darlington’s Stuart Hall, left, returns to his corner after losing his IBF world bantamweight title to Paul Butlerat the Metro Arena in Newcastle

2:42pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

STUART HALL’S attempt to reclaim the IBF World Bantamweight title has been provisionally scheduled for Saturday, October 18 in Sheffield.

Darlington's Stuart Hall wants his IBF title back

3:11pm Thursday 24th July 2014

STUART HALL has paid tribute to promoter Dennis Hobson for earning him a crack at becoming world champion for a second time.

Stuart Hall lands home comforts in Caballero title fight

The Northern Echo: TROUSER ROUSER: Boxer Stuart Hall putts on the 18th during a charity tournament at Saltburn Golf Club.

9:38am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

DARLINGTON’S Stuart Hall has won another big battle towards reclaiming the world title he lost last month by sealing home advantage when he comes face-to-face with classy American Randy Caballero.

Stuart Hall granted a shot at reclaiming his title but needs a new trainer

The Northern Echo: TITLE TALK: Darlington's Stuart Hall faces Liverpool's Paul Butler in the second defence of his IBF world bantamweight title in Newcastle on June 7

4:06pm Friday 11th July 2014

FORMER world bantamweight champion Stuart Hall has been granted a shot at reclaiming his crown – and it could even mean a trip to California.

Stadium of Light gears up for boxing show

11:46am Thursday 10th July 2014

SOME of the North-East’s top boxers are getting ready to ‘rumble’ at a special event this weekend.

Could Stuart Hall fight for world title in America?

The Northern Echo:

9:02pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

DARLINGTON’S former world champion Stuart Hall hopes for a crack at reclaiming the IBF bantamweight belt – and he could have to go to California to do it.

Rising star Saunders to return to the ring next month

The Northern Echo: BACK IN ACTION: Bradley Saunders will take on Christopher Sebire in Manchester next month after winning the WBO Intercontinental light welterweight title in Newcastle last month

2:27pm Saturday 28th June 2014

NEWLY-CROWNED WBO Intercontinental light welterweight champion Bradley Saunders will return to the ring next month to defend his unbeaten record against durable Frenchman Christopher Sebire.

Mac eyes European title

The Northern Echo: HIGH HOPES: James McMeekin heads to next week's European Schoolboy Championships on the back of a very successful few months Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

8:02am Saturday 28th June 2014

SHILDON Amateur Boxing Club’s James McMeekin will look to add another title to his impressive collection when he represents England at the European Schoolboy Boxing Championships in Hungary next week.

North-East trio make Commonwealth Games boxing squad

The Northern Echo: GLASGOW BOUND: Savannah Marshall has been named in England's boxing team for the Commonwealth Games

3:16pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

THREE North-East boxers have been named in the England squad for this summer’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Summer rumble lined up for Stadium of Light return

5:20pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

SUNDERLAND’S Stadium of Light will open its doors to North-East boxing fans, as it hosts the fourth edition of the Summer Rumble.

Saunders tipped to fulfil dream of becoming world No 1

The Northern Echo: EARLY FINNISH: Bradley Saunders, left, during his bout with Ville Piispanen. The County Durham boxer defeated the Finnish fighter after only 81 seconds

6:08am Monday 9th June 2014

WITH a first belt of his professional career fastened around his waist, Bradley Saunders set his sights on achieving the bigger prize of becoming the best light welterweight in the world .

Defeated but Stuart Hall is still up for the fight

The Northern Echo: CONTRASTING FORTUNES: Darlington’s Stuart Hall, left, returns to his corner after losing his IBF world bantamweight title to Paul Butlerat the Metro Arena in Newcastle

6:06am Monday 9th June 2014

STUART HALL’S reign as world champion is over, but his reputation as a top class boxer remains firmly intact. After 12 gruelling rounds of title boxing at the Metro Radio Arena, the best professional fighter County Durham has ever produced proved he has the desire to return to that level once more.

Stuart Hall vows to be on top of the world - again

The Northern Echo: IT'S OVER: Stuart Hall, left, shows his dejection as a delighted Paul Butler leaps into the air having won the IBF world bantamweight title on a split point decision

6:04am Monday 9th June 2014

STUART HALL has set his sights on becoming world boxing champion for the second time after losing grip of his IBF bantamweight belt in an enthralling encounter with Paul Butler.

Darlington's Stuart Hall loses world boxing title

The Northern Echo: Darlington's Stuart Hall loses the IBF bantamweight title to Ellesmere Port's Paul Butler at Newcastle Metro Radio Arena

11:43pm Saturday 7th June 2014

DARLINGTON'S first world champion Stuart Hall suffered the heartache of losing the second defence of his IBF bantamweight title to challenger Paul Butler tonight.

Stuart Hall v Paul Butler: Live updates from ringside at Newcastle Metro Radio Arena

1:52pm Saturday 7th June 2014

Paul Fraser is ringside at Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena for tonight's boxing action when the IBF bantamweight crown will be on the line again.

'I might be under-rated but I'm still world champion' says Stuart Hall

The Northern Echo: LINE UP: Stuart Hall and Paul Butler preview Saturday night's IBF world bantamweight clash.  Picture: CHRIS BOOTH (6883066)

6:04am Saturday 7th June 2014

STUART HALL has geared himself up for the second defence of his IBF bantamweight world title shot by claiming a further victory would demand greater recognition for his achievements.

Bradley's big on taking another step towards world crown

The Northern Echo: UP FOR THE FIGHT: Josh Leather, left, and Bradley Saunders, right, who are involved in fights tomorrow evening at the Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle. Also pictured is promoter Francis Warren.

6:02am Friday 6th June 2014

HE did not occupy one of the centre stage seats when Bradley Saunders took his place on the top table to preview tomorrow’s bonanza of title fight boxing in Newcastle, yet he displayed all the confidence of a champion.

Stuart Hall Diary: 'Beating Butler, emulating Froch - and a hint of what might come next'

The Northern Echo: TITLE TALK: Darlington's Stuart Hall faces Liverpool's Paul Butler in the second defence of his IBF world bantamweight title in Newcastle on June 7

7:02am Wednesday 4th June 2014

LIKE most of the boxing fans in the country, I watched Carl Froch and George Groves on Saturday and thought it was a great fight.

Dickinson warned to expect tough night in Newcastle

The Northern Echo: WARNING: Jon-Lewis Dickinson has been warned he will not have things all his own way when he defends his British Cruiserweight title this weekend

2:43pm Tuesday 3rd June 2014

COMMONWEALTH champion Ovill McKenzie has warned Jon-Lewis Dickinson to expect a painful evening when the pair go head to head at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena on Saturday night.

Haskins fight on Hall undercard is scrapped

The Northern Echo: FRUSTRATED: Lee Haskins will not fight Sergio Perales this weekend after the American pulled out with injury

2:03pm Monday 2nd June 2014

LEE HASKINS’ proposed IBF World Bantamweight title eliminator with Sergio Perales on the undercard of Stuart Hall’s world-title fight with Paul Butler has been scrapped.

Froch shows his class to finish off Groves

The Northern Echo: GAME OVER: Carl Froch stands over the falling George Groves after landing the right hand to finish the fight off

10:10am Monday 2nd June 2014

CARL FROCH says the crushing right-hand that knocked out George Groves in the eighth round at Wembley on Saturday night was the biggest and most satisfying punch of his career.

Groves predicts how he will see off Froch

The Northern Echo: READY TO RUMBLE: Promoter Eddie Hearn stands between challenger George Groves and champion Carl Froch during yesterday’s press conference at Wembley Stadium ahead of tomorrow’s title fight

10:41am Friday 30th May 2014

CARL FROCH and George Groves are both convinced they will emerge victorious from their eagerly anticipated re-match at Wembley tomorrow.

Stuart Hall's World title diary

The Northern Echo: TITLE TALK: Darlington's Stuart Hall faces Liverpool's Paul Butler in the second defence of his IBF world bantamweight title in Newcastle on June 7

6:02am Tuesday 27th May 2014

BANK Holiday Monday ... what’s a Bank Holiday? It seems to be like any celebration for me now, it’s just another day.

Classy Charlie was full of eastern promise

The Northern Echo: Country call: Charlie Simpson with the United Kingdom squad (6412673)

6:02am Saturday 24th May 2014

A COUNTY Durham teenager has returned from a memorable trip to the Far East as a world champion.

Darlington Thai boxer fights his way to international tournament final

10:50am Friday 23rd May 2014

A THAI boxer from Darlington fought his way to the final of an international tournament featuring more than 2,000 competitors.

Adams refocused on boxing ahead of triple quest

The Northern Echo: TRIPLE TITLE QUEST: Nicola Adams

10:46am Friday 23rd May 2014

OLYMPIC champion Nicola Adams maintains her motivation levels are higher than ever as she prepares to embark on a triple title quest which could further cement her place in British boxing history.

Saunders looking to cross the Finnish-ing line in style

The Northern Echo: Confident mood: Bradley Saunders is shaping up well for his WBO title shot

2:02pm Thursday 22nd May 2014

BRADLEY SAUNDERS will have to Finnish off the job if he is to take another step up the career ladder by landing the WBO intercontinental light welterweight title next month.



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