Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Ratings  |  Arcade
Luke Campbell is Focused on Olympic Gold in 2012 - Boxing News
BoxingScene Archive
 Boxing Articles
 Boxing Interviews
 Breaking News
 Boxing Press Releases
 Boxing Results
 World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
 Last update:  10/11/2011       Read more by Boxing Clever            &
Luke Campbell is Focused on Olympic Gold in 2012
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

Bantamweight Luke Campbell has set his sights on winning Olympic gold at London 2012 after taking silver at the World Amateur Boxing Championships.

The Hull boxer, 24, booked his place at the Games by reaching the last eight of the championships in Azerbaijan.

He told BBC Look North: "I'm over the moon with silver but a little bit gutted being so close to gold.

"By the time 2012 comes at the London Olympics I'm going to better that silver and get the gold."

Campbell showed off his medal to his fellow boxers at St Paul's Gym, in Hull, on Monday following his return home.

His coach Mick Bromby said: "He wants to achieve and he doesn't feel he's achieved yet. He needs to build and the gold will be there."

Tags: Amateur Boxing

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (0) 

 Top Headlines
 MMA Headlines
 Related Articles
  Mayweather Sr: Crawford Can Bea...
  Richard Claveras Determined To ...
  Fury: Klitschko Headbutted Me A...
  Vitali Klitschko Feels Tyson Fu...
  Glazkov's Manager Keeping a Clo...
  Trainer: Nonito Donaire Very Sh...
  Pascal Calls Into Question Kova...
  Golovkin, Gonzalez To Be Paired...
  Michael Wallisch, Meiser, Robin...
  Fury: Being Champ Was My Destin...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads



Cookie Policy - Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2015 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.