GALLERY: Dominant Gill clinches vacant title but courageous Dyer misses out

Bushfield leisure centre, Boxing. Peterborough. Jordan Gill. Picture: Steve Williams.

Bushfield leisure centre, Boxing. Peterborough. Jordan Gill. Picture: Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

Jordan Gill produced a dominant display to claim the vacant British Masters Bronze light-welterweight belt.

Bushfield leisure centre, Boxing. Peterborough. Red shorts, Kieron Grey. Black shorts Jake Dyer, Whi

Bushfield leisure centre, Boxing. Peterborough. Red shorts, Kieron Grey. Black shorts Jake Dyer, Whittlesey. Picture: Steve Williams. - Credit: Archant

The Chatteris fighter was far too good for Dunfermline’s Michael Stupart, stopping his opponent 47 seconds into the second round.

The 19 year-old, who is now unbeaten in nine pro contests, used his speed and quick hands to dismantle the Scottish challenger, who barely laid a glove on him.

Seconds into the second round, Gill rocked Stupart with a left hook and, after a barrage of punches, the referee had no option but to stop the bout.

But there was disappointment for Whittlesey’s Jake ‘The Snake’ Dyer, who lost 78-75 on points to Telford’s Kieron Grey in a British Masters Bronze super-middleweight title contest.


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Dyer absorbed a large amount of punishment from Grey in an exciting, hard-fought bout.

The Whittlesey fighter rallied in the later rounds, but Grey’s early dominance meant it was too little too late.

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