Ripon gears up for Blackpool fight

A RIPON team will be hoping to prove a knock-out tonight when they fight Blackpool boxers in aid of the NSPCC.

The white collar boxing event is taking place in front of a 400-strong crowd at The Imperial Hotel in Blackpool and will see Gavin Makewell, Mark Crichton, Lee Fagg, Paul Davies, Kevin Field and Chrissie Stapley-Hinton fighting for Ripon. Chrissie will be boxing Samantha Coates, who has trained with the Ripon team.