Seven Head to Finland for the Tammer Tournament

By 22nd November 2019News

Seven head to Finland for the Tammer tournament

A seven strong male contingent has travelled to Tampere, Finland to compete at the 40th annual Tammer tournament.

GB Boxing are a regular entry into the Finnish tournament having performed well in recent years.

63kg Mickey McDonagh won this tournament in 2017 and was also awarded best technical boxer, he’ll be looking to repeat his success this time out in Finland.

The squad also includes commonwealth games gold medal winner 81kg Sammy Lee and U22 European silver medallist 69kg Harris Akbar.

The boxing starts on the 22nd November and runs until the 24th with an expected high turnout from many countries.

52kg Will Cawley, 75kg Mark Dickinson, 91kg Lewis Williams and 91kg+ Solomon Dacres fill the rest of the team out.

52kg Will Cawley
63kg Mickey McDonagh
69kg Harris Akbar
75kg Mark Dickinson
81kg Sammy Lee
91kg Lewis Williams
91+kg Solomon Dacres

Follow all updates on the team’s progress  on the GBBoxing twitter page and this article.