Beckton’s Balker faces tough task

PUBLISHED: 17:26 01 June 2011

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beckton boxer mitchell balker


Mitchell Balker is just one of the fighters on show at Olivia Goodwin’s York Hall bill on Saturday.

New promoter Olivia Goodwin, just 20, promises entertaining action at York Hall in Bethnal Green, London on Saturday when she becomes the UK’s youngest person ever to promote a pro show.

The main event features former English title challenger Ryan ‘Mr Attitude’ Barrett, who defends his International Masters Lightweight title against Kenyan Geoffrey Munika.

Co-headlining is former IBF super- middleweight title challenger Toks Owoh, against a selected rival with a line-up of local boxers named on the undercard.

Beckton-based Dutch cruiserweight prospect Mitchell Balker goes into action against dangerous southpaw Hari Myles. while another of the TKO gym’s big boys, heavyweight Ali Adams, will also be on show.

Woolwich’s crowd pleasing Albanian super-middleweight Eder Kurti will be back in action alongside ex West Ham amateur Nathan Weise, who makes his return after a shoulder injury which kept him out of action for more than a year.

Danny Connor and Brett O’Callaghan also feature with two fighters making their professional debuts - with lightweight Marcin Merceck and middleweight William Cayzer also booked for contests on Olivia’s debut night.

Tickets are available online now at, call: 01525-851150.

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