Hitchin’s highly-rated fighter Tom Ansell kept his unbeaten record by beating Canning Town’s Lee Hallett 60-55 after six absorbing rounds in their super lightweight bout in Tottenham earlier this month – and is now back in the ring again.
Stevenage Striders head coach Chris Leigh has been celebrating this week after hitting the big 50. The milestone has nothing to do with age but refers to his splendid achievement in reaching a half century of marathons.
It may have been a challenging summer for Letchworth Cricket Club but their talented team inflicted Lashings World XI’s first defeat in more than a year in a rain affected match on Friday at Whitehorn Lane.
Preston Cricket Club’s Australian star Lewis Balcombe achieved the rare feat of twin centuries at the weekend – making 114 in SHCL Division Two A on Saturday before hitting 100 not out in the Beds League on Sunday.