Search

Five Star’s Brook shines bright

16:00 01 December 2016

Five Star's Eddie Kelly (left) and Brook Eaton at the England v Scotland international match

Five Star's Eddie Kelly (left) and Brook Eaton at the England v Scotland international match

Archant

Youngster impresses on England duty

Five Star’s Brook Eaton shone on England duty at Blackpool’s Norbech Castle Hotel.

Facing Scotland’s Heather Nicol at 60kg, Eaton produced a dominant display to earn a unanimous points win.

Boxing on the back foot in the first round, the youngster came out as the aggressor in round two, pushing Nicol back with combinations.

And after picking her shots well int he third round, Eaton was named a one-sided winner and coach Eddie Kelly said: “Brook has really grown in popularity with her boxing and will be one to watch out for in the future.”

Clubmate Mohammed Sheeraz was in NABC quarter-final action the following day, taking on West Ham’s Pat Fitzharris in the Class C under-64kg category.

Sheeraz was quickly on the attack with an excellent jab and won every round to book a semi-final spot and Kelly added: “A National semi-final is something he has worked so hard for and I want him to win so badly, he deserves it.”

The double success came on the back of former club member Lee Markham’s English middleweight title defence and Kelly said: “This weekend has been brilliant, with our stars all shining bright to give the club three wins out of three.

“We have our home show on Saturday, where Brook and Max Leyden will be showing their skills and I hope we keep this great form up.”

Boxing starts at 5pm on Saturday, with tickets costing £10 for adults and £5 for children.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Romford Recorder visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Romford Recorder staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Romford Recorder account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Romford Sports News

17:09
Shomari Barnwell tries to poke home for Dagenham & Redbridge against Heybridge Swifts

Daggers coach says Leo Donellan, Shomari Barnwell and Scott Heard must do better if they want to break into starting XI

13:30
Sam Mott of Hornchurch (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Latest news from the Supporters’ Association

11:00
Tyrique Hyde in action for Dagenham & Redbridge against Heybridge Swifts (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers teenager disappointed team could not capitalise on good start against Ryman North outfit

10:47
Romford manager Paul Martin issues instructions from the touchline (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Tonbridge Angels 2 Romford 2 (4-2 pens)

West Ham legend Tony Cottee

Hammers legend Tony Cottee wants to see a battling performance at Liverpool on Sunday

10:10
New Zealand's Neil Wagner hits out (pic Julian Herbert/Empics)

Left-arm seamer will play for county in Royal London One Day Cup and County Championship

10:00
Ross Wall of Hornchurch (pic George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Hornchurch 1 Sudbury 0

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read sport

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

News from your area

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

Competitions

£3,000 goes a long way at Boots

Cosmetics, toiletries, vitamins and more. Boots is the number one choice when it comes to purchasing daily essentials.

Kit yourself out and go Apple mad!

If you’re obsessed with Apple or just love a good gadget, this is a prize that will blow you away! An incredible £3,333 to spend on Apple goodies! How would you like to be the proud new owner of the Apple Watch?

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now