Category: Other Sports

Luke dispatches Perez to set up World title shot.

'Coolhand' Luke Campbell moved a giant step closer to a shot at the World title, when former  champion Darleys Perez retired hurt in the ninth round of their WBA eliminator in front of a massive crowd at Wembley stadium on the Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko undercard. In front of current WBA champion Jorge Linares ...

Coolhand to face Perez in WBA eliminator.

Hull's golden boy Luke Campbell will fight former WBA lightweight champion, Darleys Perez for the right to face current Champion Jorge Linares at Wembley stadium on 29th April. The WBA eliminator will be a support act to the much anticipated World Heavyweight title fight between popular Englishman and Luke's big mate, Anthony Joshua and former ...

FanaticHull Weekend Roundup

It’s been another busy weekend for our sides in and around Hull. There is plenty to reflect on including a good weekend for our rugby league sides while the football sides had mixed results. Football: It’s fair to say it’s been a mixed weekend for our football sides. Hull City went to Everton looking to ...

FanaticHull Weekend Round-Up

It’s been another busy weekend for our sides in and around Hull. From relegation 6 pointers in the Premier League to important results for Hull City ladies and Hull Thunder Volleyball there is plenty to reflect on. Football: In the main our Football teams had a good weekend with the one obvious exception being North ...

Thunder promotion edges closer

Hull Thunder travelled to York last Sunday looking continued their National League promotion. Last Sunday saw Hull Thunders Men's National League team travel to York to take on the second placed Sheffield Scorpions and 4th placed York in 2 games which could shape their playoff hopes. Building on the previous Sunday’s great performance's in a ...

Thunder’s push for promotion

On Sunday, Hull Thunder VC's National League men's team play their second home triangular meeting of the season against newly formed Doncaster Miner VC and Manchester Marvels 2nd string side, looking to continue their fine run of form. Thunder currently site third in the Division 3 North table 4 points ahead of 2nd bottom Doncaster and ...

My Thunder team-mates by Jezz Newton

Jezz Newton: The father figure of the team. He’s the utility player that favours outside hitting. An exceptional passer and consistent hitter with a real eye for the game. Able to switch in to any required role, he’s a useful resource for any team. What this bloke doesn’t know about volleyball isn’t worth knowing! Martin ...

Campbell takes on Lopez in Hull

Coming off an impressive fourth round demolition of the well-respected Derry Matthews in October, Luke Campbell returns to Hull Ice Arena to defend his WBC Silver lightweight title, writes Owen Hammond. Having not fought in front of his beloved home fans since his epic derby against Hull’s very own Tommy Coyle almost 18 months ago, ...