Coached by former #1 World ranked Syd Vanderpool, Daley posted a 10 round shutout on all 3 judges score cards. The Gala evening promoted by Bullion Belts Boxing, featured 4 bouts of which Daley was the main event. It was an exciting night of boxing put together in part by Matchmaker and Promoter Don McDonald of United Promotions, and benefitting youth organization Right To Play. When asked how he felt about the match, Daley replied “I knew this would be a tough fight, and a tough test for me....I did learn a lot from this fight...and I’m looking forward to the next step in this championship journey”
The main event fight will be shown in it’s entirety at Lone Star Texas Grill in Cambridge, on Sunday March 17th at 3pm, and friends, fans and family are invited to celebrate the victory, watch the fight, and have an opportunity to meet the champ, and get pictures and autographs. A Silent auction featuring many items including sports memorabilia, gift certificates and a mini bike will be there for the bidding, with proceeds going to Right To Play.
Right To Play Deputy Director, Jaime Wilson who is a native of Cambridge, will be on hand to congratulate Denton on his win, and his ongoing support of youth initiatives. Right To Play is the leading international humanitarian and development organization using sport and play as tools to effect behavior and social change. Programming in Canada includes the enhancement of education in priority schools, and the Promoting Life-skills in Aboriginal Youth (PLAY) program in Northern Ontario and our Youth to Youth program, which works to enrich educational opportunities for inner city youth in the GTA. Founded in 2000 by Johann Olav Koss, four-time Olympic gold medalist and social entrepreneur, Right To Play fosters the hope and skills that are essential to envisioning and realizing a better future.
Information about Boxing by Syd Vanderpool can be found at www.boxingbysyd.com. Also, visit www.righttoplay.ca for more information and how you can support their programs.
Co Manager Joe Phillips and Boxing by Syd are proud to work with outstanding businesses within our community. Special thanks to Active Towing, Lone Star Texas Grill, Huron Fasteners, Diversco and All Exterior for their ongoing support of our local athletes and culture of Champions.
The Lone Star Texas Grill is located at 38 Pinebush Road, Cambridge 519-650-1446.