Chatteris star Jordan Gill set for third pro bout against Latvian Pavels Senkovs

13:14 03 December 2012

Chatteris star Jordan Gill. PICTURE:

Chatteris star Jordan Gill. PICTURE:


JORDAN Gill will face Latvian Pavels Senkovs in his third professional bout - and the Chatteris star has promised to be firing on all cylinders.

The 18-year-old will step into the ring in Hull on Saturday to strut his stuff on the same bill as Kid Galahad and James DeGale.

Gill has spent the last week altitude training in the Canary Islands with his team-mates from the Dominic Ingle gym - and he says he is in the shape of his life.

“We’re sharpening up now and my weight is coming down,” he said. “I’m 9st 4lb now so I’m coming down to championship weight.

“I’ll be firing on all cylinders and I just can’t wait to get in the ring. It can’t come quick enough.”

Gill outclassed Kristian Laight in his debut bout in July before overpowering Dan Naylor in October.

Senkovs, his latest opponent, is another experienced professional who has contested 57 fights.

Gill said: “He’s boxed a lot of people including Kid Galahad and Leigh Wood. He’s very game with a dangerous right hand.”

The confident teenager added: “Never mind going three unbeaten, I want to go 20 unbeaten. I don’t just want to win, I want to win every round.”

For ticket details contact the Gills on 01354 695211.


More news stories

35 minutes ago
Phillip Beeton

Police have named a man who died in a collision on the A10 outside Travellers Rest at Chittering on Wednesday afternoon.

Yesterday, 23:35
Front page of today's paper; the second burglary was reported after we had gone to press

An 80-year-old Wisbech man has been left deeply traumatised after his home was burgled and his dead wife’s wedding and engagement rings stolen together with a large quantity of cash.

Yesterday, 17:18
Some of the entries from Chatteris pumpkin and vegetable show

Gigantic pumpkins adorned the grassed area outside Chatteris Parish Church when the Chatteris Allotments Association held their annual pumpkins and vegetables show on Saturday 26th September.

Yesterday, 17:06
Green Flag 2015

Some of the stalwarts who help to make Wisbech a serial environmental award winner came together yesterday (Wednesday October 7) to celebrate gaining – yet again – two Green Flags.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Read the Cambs Times e-edition E-edition