First win for young fighters

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THAME’S young kickboxers won their first ever competition as a team on Friday by a record margin.

It was the first time that most of the boxers had fought in a competitive match but it didn’t stop them from running out 66-32 winners.

The referees even commented on how well the team of Sam Black, Loik Helmer, Ewan Black, Owen Carter, Jack Pember, Jameson Hunt, K Grimsdale, Liam Hester and Jack Smith fought.

All the boxers were aged between seven and 10 and train the town’s sports centre on Monday night. The club also run an adults session on Monday nights at the centre, as well as at Racquets on Saturday morning.

Anyone looking to join the club should call 07795 956234.