11 October 2021
More than three years since his last fight in the UK, Newark pro kickboxer Bailey Sugden walked into the ring at The O2 in London on Saturday night.
06 October 2021
After more than two years out of the ring, Newark boxer Sam Hardy returned to action with a narrow points victory.
23 September 2021
Something has got to give when Bailey ‘The British Bulldog’ Sugden goes head-to-head with Andy Turland, according to head coach Dean Sugden.
19 February 2021
Almost 12 months since his last scheduled fight was cancelled due to the pandemic, Bailey ‘The British Bulldog’ Sugden will return to the fight game.
01 January 2021
Suggy’s Gym is in the celebratory mood, but it hasn’t always been plain sailing for 53-year-old owner Dean Sugden.
31 December 2020
In a year dominated by restrictions & isolation, the rare moments of sport have reminded people of the importance it plays both mentally & physically.
11 November 2020
The owner of one of the town’s biggest gyms has expressed his frustration with the government after the country entered its second lockdown.
27 August 2020
Almost eight months to the day since his last fight, Newark pro boxer Chad ‘2 Slick’ Sugden finally returned to the ring on Saturday night.
16 August 2020
Former professional kickboxer Sugden faces one of his biggest tests yet as he takes on Shakan Pitters for the vacant British title.
02 January 2020
Each year the achievements of the town's stars get better, with successes moving from county to national level, and, in some cases, to world level.
12 December 2019
A father of three professional fighters and coach to an academy of young boxers and kickboxers was added a roll of honour for his services to sport.
12 December 2019
The Newark and Sherwood Sports Awards were held over three days, celebrating the achievements of the district’s best sports stars.
07 February 2019
A Newark kickboxer has returned to England with his 12th professional career win after defeating New Zealand’s Quade ‘The Magician’ Taranaki.
02 January 2019
The Newark Advertiser look back on the biggest sporting achievements from the people that proudly represent the local community.
20 September 2018
Bailey 'BADBOY' Sugden returned from the US with ambitions of move up the GLORY rankings
14 December 2017
Fighter Bailey Sugden moved one step closer to his goal of becoming a champion on the world’s leading kickboxing promotion after a unanimous victory in the Netherlands.
11 October 2017
A capacity crowd witnessed Newark’s Bailey Sugden secure victory on the prestigious Road To Glory 2 bill at Grantham’s Meres Leisure Centre on Saturday.
09 August 2017
With just under ten weeks before Road To Glory 2, 24 of the country’s top professional kickboxers are stepping up their preparations at their training camps.
26 July 2017
The youngest member of the fighting Sugden family, Bailey ‘BadBoy’ Sugden, has returned home after victory on the biggest night of his career in New York.
27 May 2017
Newark’s Bailey ‘BadBoy’ Sugden is getting ready for the biggest night of his life following confirmation that his debut on the international GLORY stage will take place at New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden.