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Young Attleborough ABC boxer Tommy Fletcher selected for European Championships

PUBLISHED: 22:25 20 August 2018 | UPDATED: 22:25 20 August 2018

Rising star Tommy Fletcher of the Attleborough Amateur Boxing Club Picture: CLUB

Rising star Tommy Fletcher of the Attleborough Amateur Boxing Club Picture: CLUB

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Attleborough Amateur Boxing Club’s Tommy Fletcher has been called up to represent England in the European Junior Championships which are being held in Russia later this year.

Tommy has enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of his sport, winning the national junior development title and the national junior championship. both at 75kg. and is now ranked number one in England in his category.

Aged just 16 and standing at six foot six inches tall Tommy has been boxing at Attleborough ABC for two years and currently trains regularly with the England squad under the watchful eye of club head coach Jon Dennis.

Tommy is currently seeking sponsorship to help him and the club with his training and travel costs. Potential sponsors are asked to contact Jeremy Burton (ABC vice chairman) on 07929 407116 if they are interested in helping Tommy fulfil his ambitions.

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