Boxing: Leevan Fong Junior reaches semi-finals of England Boxing National Schools Championships

Date published: 17 September 2021

Littleborough ABC’s Leevan Fong Junior has advanced to the next stage of the England Boxing National Schools Championships.

14-year-old Leevan, the North West champion for the 62-65kg weight category took on the Midlands champion Martin Smith, of Priory Park. Martin received a standing eight count in the first bout before Leevan won by unanimous decision.

Leevan, a student at St Cuthbert’s RC High School, has been boxing since he was eight, and has been a member of Littleborough ABC for a few years.

He will next fight in the semi-finals, opponent to be determined, on 25/26 September.

Do you have a story for us?

Let us know by emailing
All contact will be treated in confidence.

To contact the Rochdale Online news desk, email or visit our news submission page.

To get the latest news on your desktop or mobile, follow Rochdale Online on Twitter and Facebook.

While you are here...

...we have a small favour to ask; would you support Rochdale Online and join other residents making a contribution, from just £3 per month?

Rochdale Online offers completely independent local journalism with free access. If you enjoy the independent news and other free services we offer (event listings and free community websites for example), please consider supporting us financially and help Rochdale Online to continue to provide local engaging content for years to come. Thank you.

Support Rochdale Online