BoxNation will showcase live coverage of the GB Boxing Amateur Championships this Thursday 8th December at 7pm.

The line up has now been confirmed (see below) and gives BoxNation viewers the chance of seeing the next generation of rising stars up close.

The GB Championship aims to uncover the best young male and female talent in Great Britain and pits the winners of the 2016 Elite Three Nations competition (which is contested by the winners of the 2016 National Championships in England, Scotland and Wales) against a selected boxer from the GB Boxing squad to identify the GB Boxing Champion for 2016.

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If a boxer that is not currently part of the GB Boxing squad is victorious they will secure an assessment with the squad and an opportunity to join the World Class Performance Programme (WCPP) as a funded athlete.

The full updated line-up is:

51kg – Helen Jones (WAL) v Megan Gordon (SCO)

54kg – Ramla Ali (ENG) v Stephanie Kernachan (SCO)

56kg – Joshua John (WAL) v Jack Hillier (ENG)

60kg – Lynn Calder (Scot) v Crystal Barker (GB)

60kg – Cory Oregan (ENG) v Calum French (GB)

64kg – Dalton Smith (GB) v Martin McDonagh (ENG) 

69kg – Carl Fail (ENG) v Conor Loftus (GB)

75kg – Lewis Richardson (ENG) v John Docherty (GB)

81kg – Boris Chrighton (SCO) v Tom Whittaker-Hart (GB)

91kg – Scott Forest (SCO) v Cheavon Clarke (ENG)

91+kg – Soloman Dacres (ENG) v Daniel Dubois (GB)