GB Boxing duo compete in Germany’s 2016 Queen’s Cup tournament

By 26th October 2016News

GB Boxing has sent a team of two female boxers to the 2016 Queen’s Cup tournament.

The team are regular competitors at the annual tournament which is held in Stralsund, Germany. Last year the team brought home an impressive three gold medals and in performances over previous years have been awarded the trophy for Team of the Tournament.

Last year saw Chantelle Cameron win gold in the Lightweight category, she is returning this year with the hope of retaining her title.

Natasha Gale will be making her debut at the annual tournament and looks to impress in the Middleweight category.

England and Wales also have boxers representing them at the tournament. Please see the bout schedule below.

To keep up to date with the progress of the team, follow our Twitter account @gbboxing and check www.gbboxing.org.uk for regular updates.

Quarter Final
Thursday 27 October

60kg Chantelle Cameron (GBR) beat 60kg Sandra Brugger (SUI) by unanimous decision

Semi Final
Friday 28 October
60kg Chantelle Cameron (GBR) v 60kg Agnes Alexiusson (SWE)
75kg Natasha Gale (GBR) v 75kg Lauren Price (WAL)

 

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Preliminaries
Wednesday 26 October

Semi Final
75kg Lauren Price (WAL) beat 75kg Lisa Cielas (GER) by unanimous decision.

Quarter Final
Wednesday 26 October

64kg Paige Murney (ENG) lost to 64kg Anni Viantie (FIN) by unanimous decision
64kg Rosie Eccles (WAL) beat 64kg Cindy Rogge (GER) by TKO round 2

Thursday 27 October
60kg Charlene Jones (WAL) lost to Mira Potkonen (FIN) by split decision

Semi -Finals
Friday 28 October

48kg – Lynsey Holdaway (WAL) v 60kg Ricarda Gohlert (GER)
64kg – Rosie Eccles (WAL) v Ditte Frostholm (DEN)