Weston’s boxing prospect signs on as a professional

PUBLISHED: 10:44 16 August 2017 | UPDATED: 10:45 16 August 2017

Dan Sabastonelli.

Dan Sabastonelli.

Archant

Dan Sabastonelli has joined Weston’s Dynamite professional boxing team after getting the green light from the British Boxing Board of Control.

Weston’s Dynamite professional boxing team situated at WAMA in Sunnyside Road North, have signed Dan Sabastonelli, a former Weston ABA boxer.

Dan, aged 26, has been in training for the last year or so with Stuart Davies at Dynamite Boxing Gym and feels now is the time to pursue his dream as a professional boxer.

Due to work commitments, Dan has had a couple of years out and now with the right team behind him is ready to take to the pro boxing ranks. Davies, a professional boxing promoter/trainer was pleased to attended Dan’s interview in London to get the green light from the British Boxing Board of Control. Weston’s Matthew Slater will also be managing Dan to get him the right fights.

Stuart said: “We are really pleased to have Dan on the books as a pro boxer, he is a Weston lad through and through with a bright future.”

New professional boxing trainer applicants Neil Walker, Kevin Brier, Matt Boxall and Paul Hill, will also play a part in the new focused drive to deliver a home-grown professional boxing show on November 18, called Battle on the Beach 3 on the Grand Pier.

Team Dynamite is actively looking to sign more professional boxers from all over the region and further afield.

For more information regarding professional boxing and working with the right management, training and promotional team with more than 40 years experience in the professional boxing scene, please call Stuart on 07976 538497 or visit www.dynamiteproboxing.com

Comments have been disabled on this article.

More from Weston Mercury

33 minutes ago

Life satisfaction and happiness levels have dropped in North Somerset in the past year, according to research from the Office for National Statistics.

Read more

Avon and Somerset Constabulary has reassured people a teenager did not die in Worle last night (Wednesday) after rumours circulated on social media.

Read more

Weston-super-Mare’s first balloon launch and ‘night glow’ which was due to take place on Saturday, has been postponed due to poor weather conditions.

Read more

Future bids for fracking to take place across North Somerset should be decided by the authority and not the Government, according to councillors.

Read more

A ‘spectacular’ firework display will take place on Marine Parade on Saturday.

Read more

A woman has been injured after colliding with a car in Weston this morning (Thursday).

Read more

An accident involving two cars in Worle has resulted in slow moving traffic this morning (Thursday).

Read more

A Priory Community School (PCSA) teacher has been cooking up tasty treats on a national cooking television programme.

Read more

The prospect of Weston’s Tropicana being transformed into an ‘entertainment hub’ courtesy of a £1million investment have moved forward this week.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:56

Hard-working sailing volunteers from Clevedon and Yatton will have a royal appointment this week to recognise decades of service.

Read more
Clevedon Yatton

Most Read Sport

Read Online

Image
Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 12°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Show Job Lists